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Is My Injury Work-Related?

Whether your injury or illness happened at work forms the basis of your worker’s compensation claim. Every day, people are shocked to find out that—according to their employer—their injury doesn’t count as ‘work-related.’

But how can that be? Let’s take a look at some common situations that happen at work, and how they could affect your workers comp case.

Be Wary of ‘Independent’ Medical Evaluations

One of the issues with the workers comp process that really grinds my gears are these so-called ‘independent medical evaluations.’

You can probably guess what that means, and you might have gone through one yourself after a work-related injury. But if not, let me tell you what goes on at one of these ‘evaluations.’