What Workers' Compensation Benefits Am I Entitled To?

You are entitled to medical care benefits for as long as it is reasonable and necessary. You are entitled to Wage­loss benefits after the required waiting period of three days, meaning you will be paid beginning on the 4th day. You may also receive benefits for permanent damage, such as the loss of a body part. You may be entitled to a disfigurement benefit for certain injuries. Death benefits will be paid to your dependants in the even of your death. In some instances you may be entitled to vocational rehabilitation.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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