8 Threats Injured Workers Face (Or 8 Good Reasons To Talk To A Lawyer)

Real life doesn't always follow the law.

On paper, employers have a clear obligation to injured employees. If you are hurt on the job, Massachusetts workers' compensation guarantees specific rights and benefits.

In reality, workers often face barriers when seeking workers' compensation. There may be immediate pushback when the claim is filed or problems months later. Consulting a lawyer early in the process can neutralize many of the potential threats.