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Options for Injured Workers Who Have Been Denied Workers’ Compensation

If you have been injured on the job, it can be frustrating if your workers’ compensation claim gets denied. But you do not have to give up in defeat. Find out what you should do to appeal the decision and continue your pursuit of benefits. Our workers’… Read More

Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Workers’ Compensation Claim

If you have been injured on the job, you may be confused about the correct steps to take to ensure that you can get the benefits you deserve. The process of filing a claim can also be very stressful, especially when your focus should be on your recovery.… Read More

What You Should Know About Overtime Pay

The holidays are a tough time for retail employees who work long hours to accommodate all the holiday shopping. And just when it seems to be over, the return season begins. Considering all the time they put in, retail employees may be wondering if they… Read More

Tennessee Workers' Compensation and Employee Rights

Workers who are injured on the job have the right to report such injuries without fear of repercussions. Injured workers also have the right to pursue workers’ compensation benefits after a workplace accident. If you suffered an injury while performing… Read More

Can I Sue a Third Party for a Workplace Injury?

As a dedicated worker, you are probably familiar with the workers’ compensation program that provides you with benefits if you are injured on the job. This program often prevents you from suing your employer, but it provides you with important medical… Read More

What is the Difference Between a Workers’ Compensation Claim and a Personal Injury Lawsuit

When a worker is injured on the job, he or she may have several options to recover the compensation he or she needs after the accident.   Although most employees are entitled to file a workers’ compensation claim with their employer, some may be entitled… Read More

Tennessee Workers’ Compensation Impairment Rating

Tennessee workers who are injured on the job may be eligible for workers’ compensation benefits. However, the amount of benefits an employee is entitled to receive often depends on his or her medical impairment rating. Generally, an employee is entitled… Read More

Can I Appeal a Denied Workers’ Compensation Claim in Tennessee?

If your workers’ compensation claim has been denied, or you believe that you were provided inadequate benefits for medical treatment and lost wages, you have the right to appeal this decision. However, there are several stages in the appeal process, outlined… Read More

How to Apply for Workers' Compensation in Tennessee

Workers’ compensation is a no-fault insurance system designed to pay for injured workers’ medical treatment and partial lost wages. Although workers’ compensation was designed to provide employees financial security in exchange for no suing their employers… Read More

3 Things You Should Do If You Are Injured at Work

Workers’ compensation in Tennessee is a valuable program that provides medical care and benefits to employees who have been injured at work. However, to receive workers’ compensation benefits, you must follow a strict set of rules and procedures to file… Read More

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