Frequently Asked Questions

Can I Apply for Workers’ Compensation in New York for COVID?

New York state allows workers' compensation for coronavirus infection. Successful claims depend on the facts ...
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How Long Do You Have to File a Workers’ Comp Claim?

If you were injured in an accident while you were at work or got sick ...
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Common Reasons Your Workers’ Comp Claim Was Denied

Most people know that if they get hurt on the job, they should file a ...
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Can My Employer Fire Me For Being Hurt on the Job?

When an employee is injured on the job in New York, files a workers’ compensation ...
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Can I Get Workers’ Compensation with a Pre-Existing Condition?

A pre-existing condition has the potential to complicate, delay, or even dismiss a new workers’ ...
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How Does Light Duty Work Restrictions Affect Workers’ Compensation?

Workers’ compensation law requires employers in New York to obtain insurance to cover and protect ...
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When Does Workers’ Comp Start Paying in New York?

An injury on the job due to an accident or contracting an illness due to ...
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What is the Workers’ Comp Statute of Limitations in New York?

Workers’ compensation is a no-fault system that providers employees with wage replacement benefits and medical ...
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How Long Can I Collect Workers’ Compensation in New York

After a work injury occurs, you might be wondering how much time you’re allowed to take off ...
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