Five Things You Need to Do When Seeking Help With Your Workers’ Compensation Case

1. Get help! Many people who are injured at work are embarrassed or simply want to get treatment and get back to work. They want to “move on” as quickly as possible. But did you know that having a lawyer can actually speed the process so you can truly “move on” as quickly as possible. If you […]

What is an Incident Report and Why is it Important to My Workers’ Compensation Claim?

You might have heard someone tell you “If you get hurt at work make sure to fill out an incident report”. But, what is an incident report and why is it so important to your Ohio Workers’ Compensation claim? What is an incident report? An incident report is usually a form document of some type […]

What is the FROI-1 and How Does it Affect My Ohio Workers’ Compensation Claim?

The First Report of Injury or “FROI-1” is the fist step in filing an Ohio Workers’ Compensation claim. It notifies the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (Ohio BWC) that a workplace injury has occurred and starts the workers’ compensation claim process. Without one, there is no workers’ compensation claim. Unfortunately for many, this important first […]

How Much Does it Cost to Hire a Workers’ Compensation Attorney

At some point in your workers’ compensation claim, you may find yourself realizing that you need the help of a lawyer. It’s understandable. Navigating your way through a workers’ comp claim can be a frustrating and confusing process. Hiring an attorney who knows their way around the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) can not […]

Should I Settle?

At some point in your worker’s compensation claim, you will be presented with the opportunity to settle. The question is, should you take it? Preparing for the Unknown Unfortunately, many work place injuries can rear their ugly heads years down the road. If you face the potential of future complications from your injury or are […]