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Have you been retaliated against for filing worker’s comp?

Did you know that it is illegal for an employer to retaliate against you for filing a workers’ comp claim? Workers in most states are supposed to be afforded protection against on-the-job injuries though the workers’ compensation insurance process. And employers are required to both provide such insurance and to protect the jobs of workers…

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Whistle-blower and other retaliation claims and suits on the rise

At a time when more businesses than ever are complaining about business costs, it is difficult to make sense of the significant rise in law suits and claims filed for retaliation against employers in the United States. After all, such suits and claims are very costly, so you’d think employers would show extra caution when…

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What to do if you believe you have a workplace-related complaint?

Employees sometimes find themselves victims of actions at their workplaces that are discriminatory, harassing, and/or illegal, and that make it very hard, even impossible, to continue to work under such terrible conditions. The first thing to do is to recognize that such actions are likely illegal, and that you have rights to be free of…

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