What if my employer claims I am an independent contractor and not covered by their Workers’ Compensation Coverage?

by Lauren Osgood | Sep 20, 2019 | General Information

In some situations an employer may argue that they are not responsible for covering your work related injury due to your employment relationship. If your employer tells you that you are not covered because of your status as an independent contractor and you do not believe that you are an independent contractor you should always consult with an attorney prior to giving up your rights....read more >>

Personal Risks Concurring With Employment

by Kara Dolan-West | Jan 05, 2015 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

Injuries arising out of risks personal to the claimant generally do not arise out of the employment. The injury may arise out of employment, however, if the employment increases the risk or aggravates the injury. For...read more >>