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Workplace injury

What To Do After A Workplace Injury?

Know the right steps to take to report your injury and get workers compensation

In the event of a workplace injury, you need to know the right steps to protect yourself and to get workplace injury compensation. Here is what to do after a workplace injury:

  1. Get first aid/medical help immediately.
  2. Promptly notify your supervisor with as many details as possible about the injury.
  3. Fill out a claim for workers compensation in writing and provide it to your employer.
  4. Settle disputes with the help of a Montana workers comp lawyer

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Am I Entitled To Workers Compensation

Am I Entitled to Workers Compensation?

A lawyer’s look at workers comp requirements in Montana

How does the worker’s comp system operate in Montana?

Montana worker’s comp system covers medical costs, wage loss, and other benefits without regard to fault. All businesses in Montana with employees are required by law to provide worker’s compensation insurance. The insurance covers injuries suffered by a worker if they meet workers comp eligibility requirements and can prove they were injured in the course and scope of their employment.

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Denial of Medical Payment Insurance Benefits

Every state in the country, including Montana, requires that drivers carry a minimum amount of auto liability insurance to protect others against the negligence of those operating motor vehicles.  Unfortunately, the minimum liability insurance limits imposed by state legislatures are never high enough to adequately compensate the victims of auto accidents who are seriously injured as a result of another driver’s negligence.

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