If you are covered by worker's compensation insurance, your insurance would be able to provide defense representation for his claim. If you had no worker's compensation insurance then most likely this worker is filing an injury claim against you in which case you would need a defense attorney in injuries cases.
A defense attorney can be searched by using the Martindale Hubble site. Below is a list of Denver injury attorneys.
As to the employer's responsibility for a worker's compensation claim the following resource is key:
Essentially your job is to report the injury as soon as you are aware of it. Reporting is done to your insurance company. If not filed on time, it could result in penalties and an automatic admitted claim.
Reporting information and the form can be accessed here
Again if you have worker's compensation the best source would be your insurance company as they are responsible in handling such claims. Otherwise if you are self-insured or non-insured you may need a defense attorney in personal injury claims.
If the employee was doing something not authorized that may be used as a defense in injury claims but not in a worker's compensation case which protects both parties regardless of the activity involved (unless such person was doing something illegal).
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