Tag Archive: workers’ compensation

Insufficient or Defective Hard Hats: A Recipe for Disastrous Injuries

June 7, 2023
Learn How to File a Claim After a Hard Accident in Monmouth County, NJ

Hard Hats as an Indispensable Workplace Safety Item Wearing a Hard Hat, Checking It Frequently, and Following Safety Rules Become Routine Tasks to Identify Damages and Avoid Major Injuries, Especially at Work. When you work in the construction or mining industry, you want head protection from falling objects or even fellow workers swinging heavy tools […]

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Risks for Passersby Near Construction Zones

May 7, 2023
Learn About How Our Attorneys Can Help You File a Claim After an Accident Suffered Near a Construction Zone in Monmouth County, NJ

There Are Many Risks for Bystanders and Pedestrians Around Construction Zones, Including Falling Objects, Heavy Equipment, and Chemical Exposure, Among Others. Construction zones can pose a significant risk to the safety of nearby residents, pedestrians, and motorists. Construction sites are often characterized by large vehicles, heavy equipment, and workers moving around the site. As a […]

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Is an Employer Entitled to Reject a Workers’ Compensation Claim in NJ?

February 27, 2023
Learn About Your Alternatives if Your Worker´s Compensation Claim is Denied in New Jersey

Even Though Employers May Argue Some Qualified Reasons To Deny A Workers’ Compensation Claim, in Some Cases, There May Be Grounds For Refuting the Rejection Believe it or not, the mere act of filing a workers’ compensation claim doesn’t guarantee that your benefits will be given to you. Yes, an employer in New Jersey can […]

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Compensation for Hand Injuries in the Workplace in New Jersey

February 20, 2023
Benefits to Consider If You Experienced a Hand Injury at Work in New Jersey

Employees who Have Injured their Hands at Work May be Entitled to Apply for Workers’ Compensation Benefits in NJ; Learn How With Our Experienced Team of Attorneys Hand injuries in the workplace are relatively common. In fact, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), hand injuries are one of the most frequently reported […]

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Duration of Time to Obtain a Workers’ Comp Settlement in NJ

July 12, 2022
Managing the Time to Get a Worker´s Compensation Settlement in NJ

There are a Variety of Factors that Determine the Specific Time it Takes to Settle a Workers’ Compensation Case in New Jersey When an employee is injured on the job, there can be a multitude of obstacles to recovering financial damages for their injury. Having the support of a workers’ compensation lawyer can drastically reduce […]

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“Misclassification Package” Strengthens NJ Labor Laws

January 28, 2021
“Misclassification Package” Strengthens NJ Labor Laws

NJ Law Protects Gig Economy Workers from Exploitation & Wage Violations In an effort to support and protect New Jersey workers from exploitation, state Legislators passed a new legislative package designed to reform the “gig economy” employee misclassification by forcing contracting companies to classify independent contractors as employees and provide benefits for them. These laws […]

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Workers Compensation and Personal Injury Suits

January 5, 2021
Workers Compensation and Personal Injury Suits

Workers Compensation and Third Party Personal Injury Suits: When Can I Collect both? Michael G. Scott is the Regional Manager of Dunder Mifflin Paper Company. Michael is driving into the parking lot of the business park where he works when he strikes Dunder Mifflin employee Meredith Palmer with his car. Michael’s car is a company […]

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How much does a worker’s compensation attorney cost?

October 25, 2020
How much does a worker´s compensation attorney cost?

How much does a worker’s compensation attorney cost? Our experienced attorney Kenneth W. Chamlin joined Chamlin, Uliano & Walsh Law Firm in 1983. Mr. Chamlin has been licensed for several years and works in Monmouth County, Ocean County, and New Jersey. A graduate of Widener Law School in Delaware, Mr. Chamlin handles cases in Workers […]

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