Workers Compensation in Minneapolis
Workers’ Compensation is a form of insurance providing wage replacement and medical benefits to employees injured in the course of employment in exchange for mandatory relinquishment of the employee’s right to sue his or her employer for the tort of negligence. [wikipedia]
Of course that is simply a legal description. The people who work in this area are known as work comp lawyers or workers compensation attorneys. Injuries are work are sadly more common than you would think. This happens in the real world is when someone gets hurt at work and cannot do their job anymore. Their family is impacted, their livelihood is impacted, and their health is impacted. To further complicate things, an employer may not want to pay benefits for various reasons. Hiring a workers compensation attorney and expert in the field to navigate the mess that can be a workers compensation lawsuit is critical. If you are interested in maximizing your case, you want someone with expertise in the area. The details for each case are different and out of scope for this article, but the law in Minnesota can be complicated.
Contact Jim Batchelor today about your workers compensation case at 612.349.2737