In most states, if you own a business, you will be required to carry worker’s compensation insurance. Despite doing everything you can to ensure a safe working environment, employees may still get hurt or injured on the job. Worker’s compensation benefits can help them recover and get back to work. Before getting your worker’s compensation policy, it’s important to figure
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), private employers in the U.S. report over two million work-related non-fatal injuries and illnesses every year. Unfortunately, insurance companies and employers deny some of these workers’ compensation claims, and approximately five percent of claims filed each year go to trial, as reported by the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations (DOLIR).