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    Ortwerth Law’s workers’ compensation blog articles and resources provide insight into the laws surrounding workers’ compensation and our advice for individuals who have been injured at work.

    If I am Fired or Lost My Job, Do I Lose My Workers’ Compensation?

    If I am Fired or Lost My Job, Do I Lose My Workers’ Compensation?

    A workers’ comp attorney’s guide to workers’ compensation after losing you job If you are receiving workers’ compensation, you probably […]

    What Workers’ Compensation Treatment am I Entitled to in Missouri?

    What Workers’ Compensation Treatment am I Entitled to in Missouri?

    What are Missouri’s Workers’ Compensation Laws? Workers’ compensation (also known as workers’ comp or work comp) is when an employee […]

    Average Workers’ Compensation Payout by Injury Type in 2022

    Average Workers’ Compensation Payout by Injury Type in 2022

    Average worker’s compensation payouts in 2022 Workplace injuries are an unfortunately common part of life in some cases. While most […]

    8 of the Most Unusual Workers’ Comp Cases

    8 of the Most Unusual Workers’ Comp Cases

    Bizarre workman’s compensation cases from around the United States The most common workers’ compensation claim injuries are pretty obvious but […]

    What is Workers’ Compensation Insurance?

    What is Workers’ Compensation Insurance?

    What is workers’ comp insurance and how does it work? Like most insurance policies, workers’ compensation insurance policies can be […]

    Missouri’s Personal Injury Statutes of Limitations Laws

    Missouri’s Personal Injury Statutes of Limitations Laws

    What is a Statute of Limitation? Every state has the authority to create its own laws and governs how the […]

    Workers’ Compensation Statistics in the United States (2020)

    Workers’ Compensation Statistics in the United States (2020)

    An intro to workers’ compensation Put simply, workers’ compensation is when an employee receives compensation after suffering from a work-related […]

    Frequently Asked Personal Injury Questions (FAQs) and Answers

    Frequently Asked Personal Injury Questions (FAQs) and Answers

    Personal injury terms, FAQs, and definitions The legal system is constantly changing and full of rules, terms, and stipulations most […]

    10 Industries with the Most Fatal Injuries Per Year in the US

    10 Industries with the Most Fatal Injuries Per Year in the US

    Industries with the most wrongful death workers’ compensation cases per year Unfortunately, work-related injuries and deaths occur in just about […]

    The 10 Most Common Workers’ Compensation Injuries

    The 10 Most Common Workers’ Compensation Injuries

    Workers’ comp claims are some of the most neglected claims when it comes to receiving compensation for injuries or wrongful […]

    Common Personal Injury Mistakes to Avoid When Filing a Claim

    Common Personal Injury Mistakes to Avoid When Filing a Claim

    Avoiding common personal injury claim mistakes Making a personal injury claim can be a very stressful process. Having a lists […]

    What is the Difference Between Workers’ Comp and Employer’s Liability?

    What is the Difference Between Workers’ Comp and Employer’s Liability?

    Understanding the basics of workers’ compensation and employer’s liability is the best way to differentiate the two. As workers’ comp […]