Workers’ Compensation

$400,000 Award for Workers Comp Death Benefits in Maryland

Several months ago, the widow of a worker who lost his life at work finally received a decision from the Maryland Workers’ Compensation Commission that awarded her $400,000. The incident that took her husband’s life occurred almost [...]

$400,000 Award for Workers Comp Death Benefits in Maryland2015-05-28T13:43:03+00:00

Maryland is one of the National Leaders in Workers’ Compensation

Just recently ProPublica and NPR released a study that compared workers’ compensation between states all across the country. Their interactive database allows people to compare workers comp not only by state, but also by injury. With the [...]

Maryland is one of the National Leaders in Workers’ Compensation2015-05-04T14:32:00+00:00

Overview of Maryland’s Worker’s Compensation Laws

In the state of Maryland, employers are required by law to provide worker’s compensation insurance to all employees within the company. In other words, worker’s compensation, also known as workman’s comp insurance, is compulsory in Maryland. Employers [...]

Overview of Maryland’s Worker’s Compensation Laws2015-03-10T14:28:04+00:00

Can I Sue My Employer?

If you’ve been hurt or otherwise suffered unduly in the course of your employment, your employer’s workers’ compensation insurance should have you covered. However, there may be a number of reasons you consider suing your employer instead. [...]

Can I Sue My Employer?2015-02-02T19:17:38+00:00

Top 10 OSHA Violations

In 2013, Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) performed almost 100,000 workplace inspections through its federal and state offices.  The ten most common citations for workplace safety are described below as well as steps employers to can [...]

Top 10 OSHA Violations2014-07-30T09:37:00+00:00

The 10 Most Common Causes of Workplace Injuries

No matter how safe your job is, injuries happen in every workplace! From slips to burns, from carpal tunnel syndrome to back sprains, anybody who works is at risk of injury. We'll cover the 10 most common [...]

The 10 Most Common Causes of Workplace Injuries2014-03-11T13:36:58+00:00

Workers’ Compensation Information Updated

We have recently updated our Workers' Compensation page on our firm web site. Information features two new articles: How long will I receive payout's from a workers' compensation claim What is my case worth? For additional information [...]

Workers’ Compensation Information Updated2013-08-19T12:32:10+00:00

Occupational Disease and Workers’ Compensation Claims in Maryland

Typically, workers’ compensation claims require the occurrence of some type of "accident" while on the job. However, some working conditions cause ailments or illnesses that progress slowly over time. These ailments, if diagnosed as a disease and [...]

Occupational Disease and Workers’ Compensation Claims in Maryland2013-08-19T12:45:14+00:00