Workers’ Compensation for Undocumented Workers

The workers’ compensation system is a right designed to help and provide benefits to workers regardless of their immigration status. Both citizens and documented or undocumented foreigners can access it. Barriers and misinformation First, we must define what workers’ compensation is. It is an insurance system that benefits employees who suffer accidents, injuries, or illnesses […]

The Importance of Reporting All Workplace Accidents

Learn the importance of reporting workplace accidents.

When discussing workplace safety, prevention is essential to avoid injuries and illnesses. Prevention is a powerful tool that helps ensure a safe work environment for all employees. In this note, we will explore some actions we can take to prevent accidents: Identify Risks The first step is to assess the environment and processes to find […]

5 Common Myths about Workers’ Compensation

Learn how to protect your rights and access the support you deserve in case of workplace injuries or illnesses.

When it comes to workers’ compensation, many misunderstandings and misconceptions arise regarding when it can be claimed, what it includes, and other rights of employees in an employment relationship. This article will address these myths to avoid misunderstandings and confusion that may jeopardize your rights as a worker. “I can only receive compensation if I […]

Unlocking Long-Term Disability Benefits: A Guide for Injured Workers

Explore the ins and outs of long-term disability benefits in workers' compensation cases.

Workers’ compensation is a protection offered to workers who suffer work-related injuries or illnesses. It includes various benefits that vary in scope and duration, depending on the severity and extent of the medical issue. This article will examine long-term disability benefits and how employees can access them. Long-term disability benefits represent crucial financial support for […]