Should You Vacation On Worker’s Compensation?

Should You Vacation On Worker’s Compensation?

St. Paul Worker’s Compensation Lawyer Vacations aren’t often spur of the moment affairs. For most families, they don’t just hope on a plane one night, instead they plan vacations months in advance. They buy the tickets, book the hotel rooms, but then suddenly things change. A worker may get hurt at work and find themselves… Read more »

Worker’s Compensation When You Have Multiple Jobs

Minnesota Worker’s Compensation Lawyer Joshua Borken When you are hurt at work, it is the responsibility of the worker’s compensation system in Minnesota to make sure that you are taken care of. It will pay your medical bills and it will cover your lost wages. However, not everyone is lucky enough to be able to… Read more »

How to Take Legal Action After a Welding Injury at Work

Minnesota Workers’ Compensation Attorney Joshua Borken If you or someone you know has been injured in proximity to welding, it could have a long-term impact on your health, safety, and peace of mind. Contact the Law Office of Joshua Borken so you can find the best attorney for your case or claim. An attorney can… Read more »

Common Workplace Injuries in an Office Environment

Minnesota Workplace Injury Attorney When you hear about someone getting worker’s compensation for a workplace injury, the image that always comes to mind is someone who works on a factory floor, in construction, or perhaps roof repair. In the minds of most people, workplace injuries happen to people who wear hard-hats in a work environment… Read more »

Is Worker’s Compensation Available To Unpaid Volunteer Workers?

Minnesota Workers’ Compensation Lawyer While some see no point in doing a job if there is no pay in it for them, there are many individuals who dedicate their time to being a volunteer. These individuals dedicate their time and talent to projects to get them off the ground and make them successful. Without volunteers,… Read more »

Injuries That Arise From the Growing “Green” Industry

Minnesota Workers Compensation Lawyer Throughout the country, green industries are growing each day, and with that comes a demand for new workers. Minnesota certainly has been no stranger to this new expanding industry, either. With clean-energy production and installation growing 5.3 percent in 2016, it made it the fastest growing major industry in the state…. Read more »

Can You File Worker’s Compensation for Dehydration?

Minnesota Worker’s Compensation Lawyer With the summer heat lasting longer than ever these past few years, it has become even more difficult for those with already physically demanding jobs to work safely. When you work outdoors in the heat and direct sun, dehydration is always a worry. Unfortunately, not all jobs allow the taking of… Read more »

Does Worker’s Compensation Cover Violence in the Workplace?

A workplace should be the pinnacle of safety, but because accidents happen and worker’s compensation exists, we know that is not always the case. However, of all the things that do not belong in the workplace, violence is primary among them. Managers should be trained to spot a potentially violent employee and employees should be… Read more »