Injured at work? Promptly Reporting your Injury and Seeking Treatment is Very Important.

Injured at work? Promptly Reporting your Injury and Seeking Treatment is Very Important.

Hurt at Work? Say Something! I talk every day with people who have hurt themselves at work. Too often, the people I talk to tell me that they didn’t report the injury. Sometimes they haven’t even been to the doctor. I get it: you’re tough and you’re used to gritting...
Workers Compensation Covers Business Trips, Not Daily Commute

Workers Compensation Covers Business Trips, Not Daily Commute

Worker’s Compensation & Travel: Business Trips vs. Commutes Let’s say a Wisconsin resident is injured while traveling, on the road and away from their normal workplace. Can this worker file for Wisconsin worker’s compensation benefits if they were on a business...
Preexisting Conditions and Workers Compensation in Wisconsin

Preexisting Conditions and Workers Compensation in Wisconsin

Worker’s Compensation Protects Workers with Preexisting Conditions One of the biggest myths regarding Wisconsin worker’s compensation is that you shouldn’t file a claim if you have a preexisting condition. Some people – coworkers, bosses, even doctors – tell injured...