New York Workers' Compensation Blog

  • 5-Dec-2018

    Can Child Support Be Taken Out of Workers' Comp Benefits?

    In New York, noncustodial parents are obligated to pay child support until their children turn 21. But what if a noncustodial parent is injured in a workplace accident and has to receive workers’ compensation? In that case, are the ...
  • 21-Nov-2018

    Does Workers' Comp in NY Cover Prescriptions?

    It’s no secret that workplace accidents can involve a great deal of pain, which often requires pain medications among others. Then, when someone is suffering from an occupational disease, including certain cancers, they will need expensive ...
  • 7-Nov-2018

    Discrimination & the Americans with Disabilities Act

    If you were injured in a workplace accident or if you are suffering from an occupational disease, you may be worried about filing a workers’ compensation claim. You may be afraid that if you file a claim, you would anger your employer and lose ...
  • 18-Oct-2018

    What You Need to Know About Workers' Comp Benefits in NY

    If you’re planning on filing a workers’ compensation claim, surely, you’ll have questions about the cash benefits. When are they paid? How much are they? How long do they last? These are all common questions asked by injured or ill ...
  • 3-Oct-2018

    Filing a Workers' Comp Claim in New York

    If you were recently injured in a work-related accident or if you’re suffering from an occupational (work-related) disease, you’ll want to learn about the workers’ compensation claim process – when and how to file a claim. ...
  • 19-Sep-2018

    What Counts as an Occupational Disease in NY?

    Across the nation, workers’ compensation involves two types of claims: claims involving workplace accidents and claims involving “ occupational diseases.” Typically, a workplace accident will result in injuries, which can be ...
  • 5-Sep-2018

    What Are the Medical Treatment Guidelines?

    What are the Medical Treatment Guidelines and how do they apply to injured workers on Long Island and throughout New York State? The Guidelines were created to ensure that injured workers receive the best possible medical care after their workplace ...
  • 9-Aug-2018

    Is My Employer Committing Workers' Comp Fraud?

    Fraud, it seems to permeate virtually every aspect of our financial lives, especially when it has to do with money or cash benefits. As a New York workers’ compensation firm, we can tell you that employers have been committing fraud for as long ...
  • 2-Aug-2018

    What is a Return to Work Program?

    As an injured or ill worker, you understand the challenges associated with filing a workers’ compensation claim. You have to live on less income. You worry about returning to work. And, you may be concerned about losing your job if your absence ...
  • 17-Jul-2018

    Workers' Compensation: Are You a Victim of Discrimination?

    Across the country, workers’ compensation is a no-fault system. This means that employees can file claims regardless of whose fault it is – whether the employer is to blame, the employee is to blame, a third party is to blame, or it was a ...
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