When a person in Ohio has been injured on the job, they are entitled to seek workers' compensation benefits to supplement the income lost during treatment and recovery for their injuries. Necessary medical treatment is not always easy to predict and sometimes additional treatment is required beyond the initial diagnosis period.
Unemployment rates across the country are at an all time low, and American citizens are feeling the effects of the significant economic downturn. People with disabilities seem to be experiencing a particularly hard employment period these past few months. According to a study conducted by Allsup, the unemployment rate for individuals suffering from a disability has risen to its highest quarterly rate in the past year. The unemployment rate for people with disabilities has continued to remain higher than the unemployment rate of the average able-bodied individual.