What is ‘uberization’ and how does it affect worker compensation?

Thanks to the technological boom in the age we live in, we are able to get amazing things, more so than any previous generation. However, new technologies are changing the workplace landscape much faster than most of us are able to adapt. The term ‘uberization’ is used to describe this new economic model, where full-time …

Are Psychological Conditions Included in the Work Comp?

The short answer is yes. The long answer requires us to elaborate the specific situations when it is possible to file a claim for a non-physical damages, and finally why work comp attorneys are extra careful when taking on cases with a psychological component. General conditions for workers’ compensation Normally, the compensation is awarded to …

Why People Choose Not to Pursue Workers’ Compensation?

Workplace injuries are sadly not uncommon. Fortunately, workers who are injured are covered by the insurance in case such an injury occurs. This helps them pay medical bills as well as compensate for lost wages during the period of recovery. However, in some cases, people do not file for compensation. Sometimes, this may feel justified, …