Employment Law

Employment law questions? Ask an employment lawyer.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Employment Law Questions
I work for Phoenix Indian Medical center and I step a rock
Hello I work for Phoenix Indian Medical center and I step a rock while make around outside clinic's I didn't at the time I tore my ACL 1 right knee never been hurt in my life,So in January 2019 when D… read more
Dan Dufresne
Dan Dufresne
Attorney
J.D.
2,020 satisfied customers
If you are hurt at work but your injury is not considered a
If you are hurt at work but your injury is not considered a job related injury, what do you do? … read more
Ray
Ray
Employment lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,938 satisfied customers
I sprained my wrist about a year ago while working as a CNA,
I sprained my wrist about a year ago while working as a CNA, I had workmans comp and was put on light duty. But since the facility I was working at was so understaffed, I couldn't truly be on light du… read more
Ray
Ray
Employment lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,938 satisfied customers
Workers Comp law: About 6 months ago I got injured at work
Workers Comp law: About 6 months ago I got injured at work (Tractor Steering broke and my wrist and shoulder got hurt) I was sent to the doctors a few times, Physical Therapy and then they gave me a b… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
137,631 satisfied customers
I am on parial workmans comp. I was injured 3 months ago .
I am on parial workmans comp. I was injured 3 months ago . My second job has been working with my disability. should I be working this second job? it is part time. I can telll they are getting tired o… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
I was hurt on non lite steps outside at work and they have
I was hurt on non lite steps outside at work and they have me filing workman's comp. The issue is: My physician ordered light duty. My job said they have to put me on leave of absence instead. Doesn't… read more
Dwayne B.
Dwayne B.
Juris Doctor
28,768 satisfied customers
I was injured on the job about a year and a half ago. My supervisor
I was injured on the job about a year and a half ago. My supervisor was present when I injured myself. I told her the next morning about how much my wrist hurt and asked for an injury claim form. I wa… read more
JackJD
JackJD
Juris Doctor
180 satisfied customers
Does workmans comp still pay my medical bills if I find a different job within my re
Does workmans' comp still pay my medical bills if I find a different job within my restrictions from my doctor? I have a compression fracture in my back, broken pelvic bone and fractured wrist. I have… read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers
i slipped and fell on my job on 10/12/11. i did report, but
i slipped and fell on my job on 10/12/11. i did report, but thought very bad sprang of right wrist, didn't seek treatment; medicated & treated myself as necessary. mid december, awaken by sever pain &… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
137,631 satisfied customers
I was hurt on the job 10-29- 2010 . I had to have my right
I was hurt on the job 10-29- 2010 . I had to have my right wrist fuesed. I was released by the Workers Comp. Doc.to go back to work, I drive a truck and I had my co. to send me to there Doc.for a D.O.… read more
Attorney 1
Attorney 1
3,570 satisfied customers
I am an RN and was assaulted at work by a patient, receiving
I am an RN and was assaulted at work by a patient, receiving an injury to my wrist. I followed through with the worker's comp claim process, and the worker's comp docs state I have reached maximum med… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
27,567 satisfied customers
This is a workers comp question. I filed workers comp claim
This is a worker's comp question. I filed worker's comp claim on June 3rd after I saw an ortho on June 2nd. I just got notification today that they denied my claim based on Labor Code 5400 that the al… read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
I am currently working at a Hotel, as an housekeeping inspector,which
I am currently working at a Hotel, as an housekeeping inspector,which is owned by a company that owns about 80-100 different hotels throughout the country. I recently injured my wrist while I was work… read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
137,631 satisfied customers
my husband was hurt on the job, its been 6 years and we have
my husband was hurt on the job, its been 6 years and we have not had good repersation.this has been a very strange case from the begining due to the fact things were not done right.my husband had 2 fr… read more
N Cal Atty
N Cal Atty
JD
7,667 satisfied customers
After being denied to return to work after a work related injury;
After being denied to return to work after a work related injury; (fractured foot) which they acknowledged and allowed the injury. (Self insured employer) The reason for the first denial was because I… read more
skelly151
skelly151
partner
Post-Doctoral Degree
2,328 satisfied customers
I got hurt at work and they told me that I had to wait til
I got hurt at work and they told me that I had to wait til the next day before I could get it checked. I went to the Hospital after work to have it checked out because it hurt. I told them at work wha… read more
Ray
Ray
Employment lawyer
Doctoral Degree
2,938 satisfied customers
My wife was injured in Dec of 2008 in a Indiana Dept. of Correction
My wife was injured in Dec of 2008 in a Indiana Dept. of Correction facility, during an altercation. The student fell on her wrist and hand. She was sent to a facility in Logansport to have her injury… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I was hurt at work in April of this year. I sprained my ankle,
I was hurt at work in April of this year. I sprained my ankle, I went to the emergeency room where the x-ray showed a fracture. I also went to a orthopaedic doctor. I had an injury on the same foot 2 … read more
Tina
Tina
Attorney and Counselor at Law, Mediator
Doctoral Degree
31,168 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I must thank you all for such a positive and knowledgeable Expert in your Employment Law category. She has provided much relief and answers for me in the midst of dealing with a case. I am totally pleased with her customer service and care.

MildredWashington, DC

Excellent direction from Socrateaser to help me preserve and pursue my rights as a proud American who has become unemployed in this messed-up economic downfall. Thank you

Happy CustomerDenver, CO

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Allen M., Esq.

Allen M., Esq.

Employment Lawyer

13,841 satisfied customers

Employment/Labor Law Litigation

Marsha411JD

Marsha411JD

Lawyer

12,729 satisfied customers

Licensed Attorney with 29 yrs. exp in Employment Law

JB Umphrey

JB Umphrey

Lawyer

6,273 satisfied customers

Assisting employees and employers for over 14 years.

John

John

Employment Lawyer

4,293 satisfied customers

Exclusively practice labor and employment law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,526 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

Ray

Ray

Employment lawyer

2,938 satisfied customers

30 years in Employment law

AttorneyTom

AttorneyTom

Lawyer

2,469 satisfied customers

Attorney

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x