Workplace Accidents and Third-Party Lawsuits: All You Need to Know

Workplace accidents are a common occurrence on any job site. From small slips, minor bumps, to severe accidents such as falls from heights and motor vehicle accidents, any of these accidents can happen on a worksite, causing the worker to sustain severe injuries that will lead them to miss several paychecks. Following a work-related injury, the standard course of action is to apply for workers’ compensation benefits. The workers’ compensation system is designed to protect employees and employers after an on-the-job accident. Employees may receive money to treat their injuries and cover their lost wages, and in return, they forgo … Continue reading Workplace Accidents and Third-Party Lawsuits: All You Need to Know