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Do I Have to Go to Court to Dispute Denial of My NJ Workers’ Compensation Claim?

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Do I Have to Go to Court to Dispute Denial of My NJ Workers’ Compensation Claim?

When your claim for Workers’ Compensation is denied, you have the right to dispute the decision. Disputes are reviewed in a hearing before a judge of compensation within a district office of the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development. In fact, disputes do not see a real courtroom unless you choose to appeal… Read More »

What if Your Work Injury is Your Fault?

The founding principle of workers compensation is that an employee injured on the job can receive compensation regardless of whether the employer was at fault in any way. But what if the employer thinks the employee is at fault? Can the employee still collect? Under the law, the answer is generally yes. The purpose of… Read More »