Background

Blog Posts in 2016

  • 30-Mar-2016

    Employers "Opting Out" of State Workers' Compensation Systems

    United States Labor Secretary Thomas Perez states that there is an investigation regarding “opt out” alternatives to workers’ compensation. In Texas, an employer can be a subscriber to the state workers’ compensation system or ...
  • 24-Mar-2016

    The 10 Most Dangerous Jobs in the U.S.

    While there are some jobs that require sitting down in front of a computer screen for eight hours a day, there are some where the inherent danger of personal injury or fatality is an everyday reality. The data was collected by the U.S. Census, ...
  • 24-Mar-2016

    What is Causation in a Texas Workers' Compensation Claim?

    If you want to establish that an injury was sustained while you were working, an injured employee in Texas you must prove that the injury resulted from an activity related to their employment or is in some way based on your status as an employee. ...
  • 15-Feb-2016

    What Are Repetitive Trauma Injuries?

    Repetitive trauma injuries are not often the result of an isolated, or one-time event. They happen gradually over time, and sufferers may not even be aware of the changes going on in their bodies until they notice pain or other physical symptoms. ...