Workman’s Comp Kansas City

Employer Retaliation From Worker’s Comp Claims

September 18, 2015

In Missouri, it is against the law for an employer to retaliate against an employee for exercising his or her rights under workers compensation law. Missouri courts have defined retaliation broadly, acknowledging the reality that discrimination may take various forms. Today, a wide variety of…

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Workman’s Compensation: Know Your Rights

September 11, 2015

While most injured workers recover quickly, and beyond making the initial injury report to qualify for benefits have no real awareness of the Worker’s Compensation system, those more seriously injured may have difficulty with their employer or with the compensation system. Those workers may benefit…

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Steps for a Workers’ Comp Claim

August 13, 2015

Missouri is home to thousands of working men and women who pride themselves on the work they do. Unfortunately, every year many of these workers are injured on the job. If you are injured on the job, workers’ compensation laws can help you with the…

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The Second Injury Fund

July 30, 2015

Missouri Workers Compensation Laws may allow an injured employee to recover compensation for prior workplace related injuries through the Second Injury Fund. The Second Injury Fund was created by the State of Missouri as veterans were returning home from the Second World War. The purpose…

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Workers’ Compensation Claims Made Simple

July 24, 2015

Workers’ Compensation Workers’ Compensation in the State of Missouri was created in 1926 to help protect workers from injuries sustained at work. “Hurt at work” sounds simple enough, however, in practice it is far from a simple proposition. Over the years with the influence of…

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Some Information About Workers’ Comp Claims

July 17, 2015

Should you have a lawyer on your worker’s compensation claim? Yes, you should have a lawyer. The Missouri Workers Compensation process has grown increasingly complex throughout the years and the Work Comp laws, which were revised in 2005, only make it more difficult for the…

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Why Hire a Workers’ Comp Attorney?

July 13, 2015

Do you really need an attorney? The fact is that there is no requirement that you hire an attorney to represent you when you file a workers’ compensation claim. At every stage of the process, from preparing your claim to following up with the insurance…

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Why You Should Hire a Workers’ Compensation Attorney

June 26, 2015

FOUR REASONS TO HIRE A WORKERS’ COMPENSATION ATTORNEY 1 – Obtain Maximum Benefits Do not assume that your employer will do the right thing. Usually your employer has little say in your treatment or compensation, but an insurance company. Your employer’s insurance company will hire…

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Why You Need An Attorney For Workers’ Comp Cases

June 22, 2015

An attorney is important in workers’ compensation cases because without one, you may never get a hearing. Without a hearing you may not get necessary treatment or the correct amount of benefits. An attorney will get you more benefits than you’ll be able to get…

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