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  • Grisly Workplace Murder Leads to Workers’ Compensation Victory
    Grisly Workplace Murder Leads to Workers’ Compensation Victory

    Workplace shootings are a growing problem in America . Whether it is a disgruntled employee, an unhappy client, or simply a random act of terror, mentally unstable individuals commit senseless acts ...

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  • Railroad Worker Must Pay Taxes on Workers’ Comp Claim
    Railroad Worker Must Pay Taxes on Workers’ Comp Claim

    If you have been injured on the job, you are probably in a world of hurt in more ways than one. For starters, you are injured. You may be in pain as a result. You cannot work because of your injury. ...

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  • Failure to Install New Saw Cause Workers' Comp Case
    Failure to Install New Saw Cause Workers' Comp Case

    When you are working around machinery or dangerous tools, you probably want to take care that you are safe in the workplace. Too often, though, companies do not take the right steps to make sure that ...

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  • Trauma Injuries in Alabama
    Trauma Injuries in Alabama

    Employees who sustain traumatic injuries while working are entitled to emergency medical care at the expense of the employer. If you are injured on the job, your medical expenses, including ambulance, ...

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  • Employer Cannot Appeal Workers' Comp Award of Damages in Walker County, Alabama
    Employer Cannot Appeal Workers' Comp Award of Damages in Walker County, Alabama

    Damages are an award, typically of money, to be paid to a party in a case as compensation for that person’s loss or injury. The rules for determining those damages can and frequently do vary based on ...

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  • Workers' Compensation Cases must be filed Timely
    Workers' Compensation Cases must be filed Timely

    One important principle in law is timing. Often, even when a case does not have other issues of substantive law, a party’s position may be barred by their failure to act within a certain time. ...

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