Workers Compensation

If you can’t work due to an on-the-job injury or occupational illness, you may have rights to compensation though your employer’s Workers’ Compensation policy.

In Michigan, Workers’ Compensation law is “non-fault” in nature. Which means you can recover benefits for work injuries or occupational diseases from your employer’s insurance company – even if your injury isn’t your fault, or the fault of your employer.

What’s more, there’s no requirement that you have a specific event or accident at work to recover benefits.

That’s good news, because Workers’ Compensation cash settlements can be substantial – and benefits potentially lifelong in nature. For example, work injuries which result in the loss of a limb require you to be compensated – even if you are able to continue working.

There are three types of Workers’ Compensation benefits you can recover under Michigan law:

  • benefits for lost wages
  • medical benefits for the cost of your care and treatment
  • vocational rehabilitation benefits

So if you were injured on the job or acquired an illness due to an occupational hazard, don’t hesitate to call the experienced attorneys at Steeg & Glista Law to find out more about your legal claim. We’re experts at identifying Workers’ Compensation and related claims, and negotiating with your employer’s insurance company on your behalf.

Need to put some real muscle behind your Workers’ Compensation claim? Call Steeg & Glista Law for your free, no-obligation consultation. You’ll never pay an attorney fee unless there’s a financial recovery, so you have nothing to lose by scheduling your appointment today!

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