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Video: Benefits Under Workers’ Compensation

If you been injured on the job, you are entitled to receive workers’ compensation benefits. Under workers’ compensation, an injured employee is entitled to four kinds of benefits- weekly compensation benefits, permanent impairment benefits, payment of medical bills and vocational...
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Video: When Should I Hire a Workers’ Compensation Attorney?

If you have suffered a workplace injury and filed a workers’ compensation claim but your employer has denied your claim or your employer’s settlement offer doesn’t cover all your lost wages and medical bills, you may need to hire an attorney. The Reinken Law Firm can...
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Slide Show: When should I hire a workers’ compensation lawyer?

Have you suffered a workplace injury? Are you wondering whether you need to hire an attorney? You may be able to get by without an attorney if your injuries are minor or if you missed little or no work. However, it is always good to hire an experienced attorney because they can...
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Slide Show: Benefits Covered Under Worker’s Compensation

Have you been injured on the job and wondering what kind of benefits you’ll receive? Every worker injured on the job is entitled to receive workers’ compensation benefits. Under workers’ compensation, an injured employee is entitled to four kinds of benefits- weekly...
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Do I Need a Workers’ Compensation Attorney?

Have you suffered a workplace injury and are wondering whether you should hire a workers’ compensation attorney? Whether you need to hire an attorney depends on the severity of your injury and the overall complexity of your case. You may be able to get by without an attorney if...
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Basics of Worker’s Compensation Benefits

An employee, who has been injured on the job, is entitled to worker’s compensation benefits while he is recovering. These benefits include payment of medical bills, vocational rehabilitation, and compensation for the time the employee is not able to work, or total disability...
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The Workers’ Compensation Claim Process

Workers injured in their workplace have the right to compensation for wage replacement, medical treatment and other benefits. If a worker is injured in a workplace, he needs to file for workers’ compensation as soon as possible. There is a limited time for making a workers’...
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What is the Purpose of Workers Compensation?

In Connecticut, many workers incur injuries and sickness in the workplace and choose to file for worker’s compensation. An understanding of workers compensation and the purpose it serves can help while filing the claim. Purpose of Workers Compensation Workers compensation...
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What Does Workers Compensation Cover?

Workers compensation is a form of insurance providing wage replacement and medical benefits to employees injured at work. The Workers Compensation Commission (WCC) administers the workers compensation laws of Connecticut. The goal is to ensure that workers injured on the job...
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