Blog Posts in January, 2019

01.30.2019
Can I Receive Workers' Comp Benefits for Work-Related Stress in NY?

Work-related stress occurs when an employer’s demands and pressures do not match with an employee’s abilities and knowledge, challenging the employee’s ability to cope with and compromising their productivity and mental health. This ...

01.29.2019
Why You Should Avoid Going Back to Work Early after Injury

Injuries on the job can be serious enough to miss time from work to make a full recovery. Aside from the pain and limited mobility, taking time off initially seems nice, considering all the hard work you performed day in and day out at your ...

01.28.2019
Does Workers' Comp Cover Injuries During a Commute?

In general, injuries suffered by employees during work hours are covered by workers’ compensation. But what happens when an injury occurs while commuting to work? Are these situations covered as well? According to a provision known as the ...

01.25.2019
Road Rage Accidents in New York City

According to December 2018 report by the New York City Police Department, there were 19,326 car accidents. While most collisions resulting in injury or death involved either distraction or driver inattention and traffic violations, a significant ...