Injured Ohio workers can appeal a rejected workers’ comp claim

by Andrew Bainbridge | Jul 30, 2015 | Workers' Compensation

If a party to a lawsuit does not agree with the verdict after trial is done, he or she usually has the right to ask for an appeal. A valid basis for appeal should lead to...read more >>

Ohio company fined $43K after teen worker loses hand

by Andrew Bainbridge | Jul 22, 2015 | Workers' Compensation

Most parents agree that letting teenagers have a part-time or summer job teaches them about financial independence, working with other people, and personal responsibility. State law allows people under 18 to work a variety of jobs,...read more >>

Employee or contractor? What could be at stake for Uber drivers

by Andrew Bainbridge | Jul 17, 2015 | Workers' Compensation

With the Ohio General Assembly currently discussing the passage of regulations for ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft, it’s possible that new conversations could begin regarding the employee status given to drivers who work for such...read more >>

Ohio BWC testing reduced paperwork for contested injury claims

by Andrew Bainbridge | Jul 14, 2015 | Workers' Compensation

One common problem for injured workers in Ohio is delays in getting their injuries treated. Paperwork and red tape from the state Bureau of Workers’ compensation can make it take longer to receive needed medical care,...read more >>