Workers Compensation Law Lawyers In Shields North Dakota
Shields (also Shield) is an unincorporated community in Morton County, North Dakota, United States. Its elevation is 1,808 feet (551 m). Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 58569.
What is workers compensation law?
Workers Compensation establishes the liability of an employer for injuries or sicknesses which arise out of and in the course of employment. The liability is created without regard to the fault or negligence of the employer. Benefits generally include hospital and other medical payments and compensation for loss of income; if the injury is covered by the statute, compensation under the statute will be the employees only remedy against her or her employer. The workers compensation systems in place in each state are exclusive, no-fault remedies for most workplace injuries, and workers compensation attorneys guide injured workers through the process, to ensure that they receive appropriate income replacement payments and other monetary awards.
Answers to workers compensation law issues in North Dakota