Workers' Compensation Benefits

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Workers' Compensation Benefits

Payment for an employee's medical care in the event that he/she is injured at work. Workers' comp benefits may also provide for lost wages and compensate for disability or reduced earning potential. In exchange for receiving workers' comp benefits, the employee surrenders the right to sue the employer for negligence.
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At Johnson and Biscone, the firm's Oklahoma City workers' compensation attorneys have many years of experience in helping people in Oklahoma City and throughout Oklahoma obtain their needed worker's compensation benefits.
The state average wage also is used by the Department of Labor & Industries in calculating worker's compensation benefits.
By law, she's entitled to worker's compensation benefits.