Workers’ compensation is designed to protect workers who suffer an on-the-job injury. However, what if you were injured on a break or at a time when you were not actually working?
Even if your employer says you were not on the job, you m, in fact, t be covered. At the law firm of Mayer & Rosenberg, P.C., our workers’ compensation lawyers in Kansas City offer a free and confidential consultation to review your work accident and answer your questions.
Please call 816-941-8949 to talk with a lawyer at our firm.
To be covered by workers’ compensation, your injury or illness must be work-related. Generally, this means that you were doing something for the benefit of your employer. However, exactly what is work-related isn’t always clear.
Here are some common situations when you are covered by workers’ compensation:
Here are examples of times you would not be covered:
To discuss whether your injury or illness was work-related, please call our Kansas City workers’ compensation lawyers at 816-941-8949 or contact us online. Our firm represents injured workers in Missouri and Kansas.
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