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Possible Reasons Your Workers' Compensation Claim Was Denied

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In the event you are injured in the workplace, you can file for workers’ compensation benefits. However, there is no guarantee that your employer’s insurance company will agree that you are entitled to benefits. If the insurance company has denied your claim, it is important that you understand why. Here are some of the most common reasons and what your attorney can do to appeal the decision. Independent Medical Examination Report Challenges Your Injuries…

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What The Average Law Client Needs To Know About Depositions

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Depositions are a major component to most personal injury lawsuits. Depositions are out-of-court testimonies from parties who are associated with the events involved in the lawsuit. In most cases, depositions are part of the discovery process, where lawyers for both the defendant and the plaintiff seek to find out what really happened. Occasionally, depositions can be used as part of the court proceedings when a party is too ill to attend court or is prevented by something like jail or distance.…

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Exposed To Asbestos At Work? Understand Your Rights

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If you have been exposed to asbestos in your workplace and contracted mesothelioma, you may be able to seek compensation for the damages that were caused. Unfortunately, with laws varying between each state, it can be difficult to have a firm grasp on what your rights are. By understanding your rights, you will be able to hold someone responsible for your injuries. Using Workers’ Compensation For Employer Related Injuries There are many states where an asbestos related injury can be settled through workers’ compensation rather than a personal injury lawsuit.…

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