precarious perch on scaffolding: risk of injury on the job

Can I change jobs if I am hurt at work?

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Can I change jobs if I am hurt at work? Workers compensation laws can get complicated, and downright dizzying when trying to follow the variations from state to state. This is one of those questions we are asked fairly regularly. The short answer is, yes, but it depends. If you are out of work with

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What happens when, for example, a worker falls from a crane, is injured on the job in a compensable accident, but has transportation issues? Does the workers compensation insurance company have to provide transportation?

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According to Herndon and Loudoun County Worker’s Compensation lawyer Doug Landau, the insurance company may be required to provide transportation. This is true when the doctors who are treating the injured worker indicate that she is not able to drive at all. Lawyer Landau has had cases where the insurance company paid for: cab fare,

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Abrams Landau Law Wins Case for Client Disabled Due to COVID

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In this uncertain time of the pandemic, a number of Americans have lost their lives and become disabled due to COVID-19. A Sterling, Virginia family contacted Abrams Landau law after being denied Social Security Disability benefits last year. Attorney Doug Landau reviewed the evidence, and noted that this working man had been in the hospital

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