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Workers’ Compensation Penalty Payment Explained

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted March 3rd, 2020
What is a Worker's Compensation Penalty Payment?

Michigan workers’ comp lawyer explains the workers’ compensation penalty payment when the insurance company refuses to pay weekly checks or medical bills. I have written extensively about the challenges our clients face when they are hurt on-the-job. It can be devastating when the primary wage earner is disabled and unable to earn a living. Most […]


What Happens If An Employer Does Not Report An Accident?

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted February 27th, 2020
What Happens If An Employer Does Not Report An Accident?

Michigan workers’ comp lawyer explains what happens if an employer does not report an accident and how to protect legal rights. Our attorneys have 100+ years of combined experience handling workers’ comp matters. Dealing with bad employers is something we do on a regular basis and we hate seeing people taken advance of financially. We […]


I Was Injured At Work, What Are My Rights?

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted February 25th, 2020
I Was Injured At Work, What Are My Rights in Michigan?

Michigan workers’ comp lawyer talks about rights, benefits, and suing employer. Michigan workers’ compensation law protects employees who are injured at work. It is a compromise between employee and employer interests. Employees receive guaranteed medical and lost wages in exchange for giving up the right to sue in a civil action. Employees hurt on-the-job need […]


Is Workers’ Comp Taxable in Michigan?

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted February 20th, 2020
Is Workers’ Comp Taxable in Michigan?

Michigan attorney discusses whether payments under workers’ comp are income tax free. We get lots of telephone calls and emails with the question: Is workers’ comp taxable? Many of these callers are in a panic because they have not received a W2 or 1099 from their employer and it is almost Tax Day. Some have […]


How Long Do I Have To Sue For Work Related Injuries?

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted February 18th, 2020
How Long Do I Have To Sue For Work Related Injuries

Michigan attorney explains important time frames when an employee gets hurt on-the-job and how long they have to sue for work related injuries. Timing is everything when it comes to workers’ compensation. Many disabled employees get left out in the cold because they did not report an accident or file a claim on time. Some […]


10 Questions To Ask A Workers’ Comp Lawyer

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted February 13th, 2020
10 Questions to ask a Workers' Comp Lawyer

Questions to ask a workers’ comp lawyer and how to make sure legal rights are protected. Getting hurt on-the-job is very stressful. Workers’ comp benefits can be disputed at any time. We believe knowledge is power, and injured workers should understand their legal rights. Here are our top 10 questions to ask a workers’ comp […]


What Questions Are Asked At A Workers’ Comp Hearing?

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted February 11th, 2020
What Questions Are Asked At A Workers’ Comp Hearing?

Michigan lawyer discuses what questions are asked at workers’ comp hearing and how to prepare witness testimony. One of the most common questions we get from our clients is “what questions are asked at a workers’ comp hearing?” Our law firm has over 100 years of combined experience handling workers’ comp cases in Michigan. We […]



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