How Long After An Injury Do I Have To Report It To My Employer?

You should tell your employer as soon as possible that you have been injured. You must tell your employer within 90 days of your injury, or when you learn of your injury, that you have been injured. If you wait more than 90 days after the injury, you will lose the right to claim workers` compensation benefits.

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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