My Workers’ Compensation Claim was Denied, Now What?

Workers often assume their claim for workers’ compensation benefits for a job injury or illness is a given. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. Your employer’s workers’ compensation insurance provider wants to pay as little as possible. Any error in your application or any reason to believe your accident did not happen as you describe is cause for a denial. Why Workers’ Compensation Claims are Denied Workers’ compensation claims are denied for a variety of reasons, including: The claim[…] Read More

Workers’ Compensation Timeline

The process for reporting a work-related injury or illness varies by state. Following your state’s workers’ compensation timeline is critical to meeting all required deadlines. If you do not, you could lose out on benefits entirely. The following paragraphs highlight the important milestones in the Pennsylvania workers’ compensation process. Report Your Injury or Work-Related Illness The workers’ compensation timeline begins when you report your injury or work-related illness to your supervisor or employer. It is in your best interest to[…] Read More