Indianapolis Personal Injury Law Blog
Will I Owe Taxes on My Workers’ Compensation Benefits in Indiana?
Workers compensation benefits are non-taxable in Indiana. These benefits fall into the same category of non-taxable income as disability benefits, public welfare, and compensation for permanent loss or disability after a personal injury accident. It is important that these benefits are not taxed because you do not receive full compensation for your lost wages. Therefore, … Continued
What You Need To Do If You Are Hurt on the Job in Indiana
If you are injured at work, you need to understand your rights about filing a workers’ compensation claim in Indiana. Indiana’s Workers’ Compensation laws prevent you from suing your employer for an on-the-job injury or illness in most cases. However, the system provides benefits for injured workers to provide necessary medical care and other benefits. … Continued
Your Guide To Filing A Work-Related Accident Report in Indiana
Have you been injured in a work-related accident? Being injured at work can be a very challenging experience. In addition to the physical pain and suffering you experience because of the injury, you also face financial difficulties because of the medical costs and lost wages. The financial cost of an on-the-job injury can be substantial. … Continued
What Workers’ Compensation Benefits Am I Eligible For in Indianapolis?
An injury at work can result in expensive medical treatments and time away from work. Your career could be put on hold, or you could see your career end if you are unable to return to work because of a workplace injury. It is important to understand your rights and how to pursue a claim … Continued
I Was Hurt At Work in Indiana: Can I Be Forced To Quit?
It is unfortunate that some employees are so fearful of being fired that they don’t report workplace injuries. They continue to work through the pain and sometimes injure themselves even more because they continued to work after a work-related accident. Word-of-mouth horror stories about employer intimidation after filing a workers’ comp claim made an employee … Continued
What You Can Do If You Have Been Injured in a Scaffolding Accident at Work
Have you been injured in a scaffolding accident? Are you facing thousands of dollars in medical bills and lost wages because of your injury? If so, you may be wondering who is responsible for your damages and what you need to do after being injured in a scaffolding accident. Our Indiana scaffolding accidents attorneys can … Continued