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Should You Seek Disability or Workers Comp for Your Injuries?

Posted by on Jul 16, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Should You Seek Disability or Workers Comp for Your Injuries?

If you’ve suffered an injury that has left you unable to work, you may be investigating the various options that will provide you with temporary income. And if your injury took place at work, you may be debating whether you should seek workers compensation or accept short-term disability from your employer—or whether you can do both. Read on to learn more about the benefits and potential drawbacks of either possible path, as well as some situations when filing a personal injury lawsuit may be your best option. Can you receive short term disability and workers comp at the same time? Short term and long term disability benefits are a type of insurance often offered by employers as a perk, in addition to discounted group health and dental insurance. In other cases, you may be able to purchase this coverage...

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