December 7, 2018 | POSTED BY: Larrimer Group
Can I be fired for filing a workers’ comp claim?
Know your rights as an employee It is illegal for an employer to terminate an employee in Ohio because he or she filed a workers’ comp claim. That said, Ohio is an at-will employment state meaning an employee can quit or an employer can fire an employee for just about any reason not protected by […]
November 27, 2018 | POSTED BY: Larrimer Group
How do I get paid after an Injury?
Workplace injuries can set you back Work injuries don’t just hurt physically, they often have a lasting financial impact. If you are hurt at work and the injury prevents you from returning to full duty, you may be entitled to receive compensation while you recover. For injured workers who cannot return to full time work, […]
November 13, 2018 | POSTED BY: Larrimer Group
Hurt at work? What now?
When You Get Hurt on the Job If you suffer a workplace injury, it is important to notify your employer of the injury and seek treatment as soon as possible. While your injuries may resolve over time without the need for medical treatment, it is still important to document how you were injured at work […]
July 19, 2018 | POSTED BY: Larrimer Group
Different Types of Ohio BWC Compensation
Workplace Injuries Happen Everywhere There are risks at any job. Although many people associate dangerous jobs with occupations such as construction, mining, forestry, and fire-fighting, even mundane office jobs still present quiet hazards. It is critical to understand that there are risks with any line of work, and that all workers’ can apply for Ohio […]