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Workers’ Compensation: What if I Have Two Jobs?

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In order for you to receive workers’ compensation benefits, you must be able to prove that your injury was an “accidental personal injury arising out of and in the course of employment,” according to the Maryland Workers’ Compensation Commission. But that is not all. Employers and insurance providers usually put up quite a resistance… Read More »

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Common Reasons Workers’ Compensation Claims are Denied

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When you are injured on the job, you have a right to workers’ compensation benefits, as opposed to filing a personal injury lawsuit against your employer. Without receiving these benefits, injured employees would face financial hardship, serious recovery problems as they would be forced to return to work too early, loss of employment when… Read More »

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Opioid and Fentanyl Deaths Skyrocket Under Maryland Workers’ Compensation

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The nation-wide opioid epidemic unfortunately has not bypassed the state of Maryland. According to the Workers’ Compensation Research Institute and reported by LexisNexis, 75 percent of injured workers are prescribed opioid pain medication such as fentanyl, hydrocodone, hydrocodone/acetaminophen combinations, hydromorphone, meperidine, and methadone. But what is the problem with this? After all, serious injuries… Read More »

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Dangers that Social Media Presents to Workers’ Compensation Claims

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Nearly 20% of internet users right now, while you are reading this, are on facebook. Facebook’s 1.44 billion users spend an average of 40 minutes on the social media site every single day, according to recent analysis and reported by Business Insider. But what does that have to do with your workers’ compensation claim?… Read More »

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