Some jobs can cause workers to develop severe, disabling conditions that can affect them for a long time. These occupational diseases might be covered by Maryland's workers' compensation system. More information can be found below about these conditions… Read More
Carpal tunnel syndrome and other repetitive stress injuries are common work-related injuries. If you believe that you may suffer from a condition of this nature, it is important that you understand Maryland’s workers’ compensation rules to know if your… Read More
If you are injured at work or develop a work-related illness, you may be able to obtain workers’ compensation benefits to cover necessary medical treatment and lost wages. The types of benefits you receive will depend on your situation.
If you have questions… Read More
After being injured on the job, there are specific steps you should take to help ensure your injury will be covered by workers’ compensation and that you meet certain deadlines.
Failing to follow these steps may lead to your claim being denied.
Below,… Read More
According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, transportation-related accidents were the most common type of fatal work injury in 2016, accounting for 40 percent of all work fatalities for the year. Fortunately, in many situations,… Read More
When a person is injured through no fault of their own, it is not uncommon to consider filing a personal injury lawsuit to recover payment for injuries, medical bills and other damages associated with the injury. However, if you have been injured at work,… Read More
Many workers compensation claims are complicated and will require the skilled guidance of a trusted attorney.
You should consider hiring a workers’ compensation lawyer in Silver Spring to help with your claim if:
You suffered severe injuries
You… Read More
Workers who have been approved for workers’ compensation benefits in Maryland can expect to receive their first check within 15 days after an award is made or payment is due, whichever is later.
It is important to note that the Maryland Workers’ Compensation… Read More
With few exceptions, every employer in Maryland is required to carry workers’ compensation coverage for employees. This provides compensation for workers who are injured while on the job.
However, workers’ compensation does not cover all injuries to… Read More
Workers’ compensation is the primary source for payment for lost time from work and medical expenses for Maryland workers who have been injured at work.
Although the workers’ compensation system is designed to provide timely payment of all benefits,… Read More