What types of injuries are not covered under Ohio Workers Compensation?

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Sep 21, 2022 | Workers' Compensation

It is well established that the Ohio Workers’ Compensation system is not meant to act as a general insurance provider for every possible injury that could stem from employment. In fact, the law of Ohio has...read more >>

How Do I Know if I Qualify for Ohio Workers’ Compensation Benefits?

by Admin | Aug 09, 2022 | Workers' Compensation

As Ohio workers compensation lawyers, one of the most common things we hear from clients is concern that they may not be covered by the Ohio workers’ compensation system. While that concern is certainly understandable, it...read more >>

Can Employees be Fired for Filing Workers’ Compensation?

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Jul 18, 2022 | General Information

If you’re looking to file an Ohio workers’ compensation claim, or you’ve recently failed a claim, you may be concerned about retaliatory action from your employer. Can they penalize you or fire you for filing an...read more >>

What Are Some Examples of Permanent Total Disability?

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | May 12, 2022 | Permanent Partial Disability Compensation

Every day, Ohioans are injured on the job and enter the state workers’ compensation system. Unfortunately, getting benefits is not as simple as one might hope. It is not as easy as sending in a form...read more >>

Common Mistakes of the Claimant

by Kara Dolan-West | Mar 23, 2022 | Workers' Compensation

Reasons a Workers’ Compensation Claim May Be Denied Most people do not plan to be injured on the job. Unfortunately, a substantial number of Ohioans are forced to hire a workers’ compensation attorney in Ohio to...read more >>

Are My Worker’s Compensation Benefits Taxable?

by Andrew Bainbridge | Mar 14, 2022 | General Information

Are my workers’ compensation benefits taxable? Every year, Americans fight their way back from injury and sickness. Then they must fight their way through, often without an Ohio workers’ compensation lawyer, to get the payment they...read more >>

How Do I Get Workers’ Compensation to Cover Medical Bills for My Work-Related Injury?

by Andrew Bainbridge | Mar 14, 2022 | Medical Care Benefits

If you have been injured on the job or suffer from an occupational disease you most likely will need to see a doctor and need medication to help with your injury or occupational disease.  How do...read more >>

HOW DO I GET MEDICAL BILLS OR PRESCRIPTIONS PAID UNDER MY OHIO WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CLAIM?

by Kara Dolan-West | Feb 08, 2022 | Workers' Compensation

If you have been injured on the job or suffer from an occupational disease, you most likely will need to see a doctor and need medication to help with your injury or occupational disease. That said,...read more >>

Uncovered Employer

by Andrew Bainbridge | Jan 07, 2022 | General Information

Why Does my Employer NOT Have Workers’ Compensation Coverage? What Happens If I Get Hurt at Work, and My Employer is Not Covered? Many injured workers have questions about how their workers’ compensation claim will impact...read more >>

Lack of Clarity on Ohio’s Revised Code 4123.56(F)

by Lauren Osgood | Oct 18, 2021 | Workers' Compensation

While the legislature attempted to make Ohio Revised Code 4123.56(F) clearer as to eligibility, in practice, this has not been the case. ...read more >>