Workers Compensation Lawyer
laws are designed to ensure that employees who are injured or
disabled on the job are provided with fixed monetary awards,
eliminating the need for litigation.
The laws also
provide benefits for dependents of those workers who are killed
because of work-related accidents or illnesses. Some laws also
protect employers and fellow workers by limiting the amount an
injured employee can recover from an employer and by eliminating
the liability of co-workers in most accidents.
Workers Compensation statutes establish this framework for most
employment. Federal statutes are limited to federal employees or
those workers employed in some significant aspect of interstate