How Does Workers’ Compensation Work In Ohio?

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Sep 01, 2020 | General Information

Understanding Workers’ Compensation Claims and What You Need to Do to Pursue Your Claim: After getting hurt on the job, injured workers often wonder what they need to do to file a workers’ compensation claim and...read more >>

The Bainbridge Firm’s local Springfield office in Clark County

by Casaundra Johnson | Jul 26, 2020 | Social Security and Disability Compensation

  Since opening an office in Springfield, Ohio in the fall of 2018, The Bainbridge Firm has had the pleasure of actively serving the Springfield and surrounding areas by providing legal services related to workers’ compensation,...read more >>

BWC New Rule on Behavioral Assessment Payment

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Sep 07, 2018 | Workers' Compensation

Until recently, medical treatment in workers compensation claims have been limited to treatment of conditions that are “allowed” in the claim.1  Allowed conditions are medical conditions that are proven to have resulted from a compensable work-related...read more >>

Fewer Injured Workers Are at Risk for Opioid Dependency

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Mar 21, 2018 | Workers' Compensation in the News

According to the BWC, In 2011, more than 80,000 injured workers took the equivalent of at least 60mg a day of morphine for 60 days or more, becoming “clinically dependent” on Opioids.1 With an increasing number of...read more >>

What do I do when I am injured on the job?

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Jan 16, 2017 | Hearing Process

If you are injured on the job, the first thing you should do is seek medical attention, especially if your injury is severe. Second, your supervisor should be notified about your injury and the way in...read more >>

Worker in critical condition after truck falls on him

by Kara Dolan-West | Sep 25, 2013 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

Many Ohioans unknowingly work in jobs that pose risks of injury. Sometimes the danger is hidden and other times it is masked by safety procedures put in place by employers. Though employers have a duty to...read more >>

Survey shows which states have the most injured workers

by Andrew Bainbridge | Jul 16, 2013 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

A new study conducted by Allsup ranks states according to how many workers per one hundred workers are injured on the job. The study was based on data provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and...read more >>