Like many other Ohio workers, you probably understand that there are certain benefits available to you in the event that you suffer an injury in the workplace. Workers' compensation insurance is to support individuals who suffer injuries at work or who become ill as a result of their jobs. However, there are times when certain work injuries are not actually compensable.
How can you know if your employer's workers' compensation insurance will cover you? How do you know if you have valid grounds for a claim? It is in your interests to understand how the claims process works and what you can do in case you ever need to file a claim. When you understand your rights, you can better protect yourself in the event you suffer an injury at your workplace.