It surprises most people who get hurt at work. They have a bad back injury, knee injury, need doctor's visits, therapy, maybe even surgery. And they need income since they can't work due to the injury.
But the workers comp insurance on your job is not your friend. They are different from your employer and you may have a great long term relationship with your supervisor, HR or the head of your company. But when it comes to a work injury, its out of your job' s hands. It's not that they don't care, but they won't be making the decisions, an insurance company will.
How do insurance companies make money for their shareholders? One way is to keep costs down - to pay injured workers less than they are entitled to, to limit the medical care and treatment, to steer you to their doctors...
These are all things an experienced workers compensation insurance adjuster can and will do to you. Remember that insurance adjuster has handled hundreds or thousands of workers compensation claims for the insurance company.
How many have you handled?
You only have one case - don't take the risk that you won't be able to feed your family or get the medical care you need.
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