Workers’ compensation claims can be a complex subject, and in-depth, thorough investigations are imperative to assist claims professionals and insurance defense attorneys corroborate an injured worker’s allegations.
Most employers are required to carry workers' compensation insurance, which helps employees who have sustained a work-related injury recover lost wages and other accommodations. The types of injuries covered by workers' comp are those which can be connected in some way to an employment requirement or condition.
A workers’ compensation claim can arise for a range of medical conditions including repetitive strain, cumulative trauma, occupational illness, and problems caused by job stress. Employees who are injured or become ill in connection with their work may be eligible for workers' compensation benefits.