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Let a Rogers Workers Compensation Lawyer Help You Settle Your Claim


Most workers believe that, by settling their Workers Compensation claims, they can quickly receive a large sum of money.  However, before you make such an important decision you should understand what you could be relinquishing in the process.  The reality is, your weekly benefits and medical payments could be jeopardized.  Considering that, it is wise [ ] The post Let a Rogers Workers Compensation Lawyer Help You Settle Your Claim appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Discussing Retaliation with your Workers Compensation Lawyer


A common question from clients who have been injured on the job is whether they can be fired while taking workers compensation leave. The answer is not as simple as yes or no. While you cannot be terminated simply because of a workers compensation claim, it is possible to be terminated while you have an [ ] The post Discussing Retaliation with your Workers Compensation Lawyer appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Why You Need to Hire a Workers Compensation Lawyer


You may be wondering when you should hire a workers compensation lawyer.  If there are any complex issues in your case, the wisest decision is to consult with a Workers Compensation attorney. For instance, if your employer denies your claim or you do not receive your benefits as you should, then an attorney should get [ ] The post Why You Need to Hire a Workers Compensation Lawyer appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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How Long do You have to File a Workers Compensation Claim in Missouri?


You may be wondering when you should hire a workers compensation lawyer.  If there are any complex issues in your case, the wisest decision is to consult with a Workers Compensation attorney. For instance, if your employer denies your claim or you do not receive your benefits as you should, then an attorney should get [ ] The post How Long do You have to File a Workers Compensation Claim in Missouri? appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
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Workers Compensation Survivor Benefits in Arkansas


Workers Compensation Survivor Benefits in Arkansas from Wesley Cottrell Generally, there are three situations where the survivor of an eligible employee may be entitled to death or survivor benefits under Arkansas’ Workers Compensation laws. The most obvious is when an employee dies as a direct result of a workplace or work-related injury. Survivors may also be entitled to death benefits when the employee’s death is unrelated to his or her employment. Learn more about workers compensation survivor Benefits in Arkansas in this presentation.
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Free Report: Workers Compensation Survivor Benefits in Arkansas


If an employee suffers an injury at work, which results in his or her death, the employee’s surviving family members may be entitled to certain Workers Compensation benefits.  Every state has its own Workers Compensation laws that govern the type and amount of benefits that are available, including Arkansas. Those rules also establish who is entitled to survivor benefits after the death of an eligible employee. Topics covered in this report include:  When are Workers Compensation Survivor Benefits Available in Arkansas? Who is entitled to survivor benefits in Arkansas? What types of survivor benefits are available? Who is responsible for paying the benefits?  How long do survivor benefits last? How to make a claim for survivor benefits Can survivor benefits be denied or reduced? Click here to read the whole article or download the PDF.
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Free Report: Workers Compensation Survivor Benefits in Arkansas


If an employee suffers an injury at work, which results in his or her death, the employee’s surviving family members may be entitled to certain Workers Compensation benefits.  Every state has its own Workers Compensation laws that govern the type and amount of benefits that are available, including Arkansas. Those rules also establish who is entitled to survivor benefits after the death of an eligible employee. Topics covered in this report include:  When are Workers Compensation Survivor Benefits Available in Arkansas? Who is entitled to survivor benefits in Arkansas? What types of survivor benefits are available? Who is responsible for paying the benefits?  How long do survivor benefits last? How to make a claim for survivor benefits Can survivor benefits be denied or reduced? Click here to read the whole article or download the PDF.
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Determining Workers Compensation Weekly Cash Benefits

Worker’s Compensation benefits fall into one of three categories: medical care, rehabilitation services and cash payments.  Medical care benefits are usually wide-ranging, including not only doctor bills, but also medication, tests and medical equipment.  Rehabilitation services can include treatment such as physical therapy or vocational rehab.  When cash payments are made, it is typically in the form of compensation for lost wages.  As the worker’s compensation laws often differ in each state, you should be familiar with how your state determines workers compensation weekly cash benefits.
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