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

If an employee is injured in the course of employment, the employee should notify the employer immediately. Unless notice is given to the employer or medical treatment is given within sixty days of the injury, any claim for compensation may be denied.

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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