Legal Articles, Occupational Safety & Health

Dispelling Top 7 Myths About Pursuing Workers Compensation

Workers’ compensation can be confusing. To help clarify the pervasive misinformation surrounding this coverage, here are a few common myths associated with the system – and why they’re wrong.

Understanding the Timeline for Filing a Workers' Compensation Claim

If you have been injured on the job, you may be confused about how you can receive compensation for your injuries.

Employers Covered Under Connecticut Unemployment Insurance Liability

A blog post about unemployment insurance liability and who is covered under Connecticut law.

Utility Company Cited for Ten Serious Violations of OSHA in Deaths of Three Workers

A blog post about a case in Florida where a company was cited for serious violations that directly resulted in the deaths of 3 of their employees.

What is an Occupational Disease Under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act?

A blog post about the LHWCA and what qualifies for accommodations for occupational diseases under the act.

What is the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act, and Who is Covered?

A blog post about the LHWCA, the regulations it prescribes, and the protection it provides, and to whom.

Woman Charged with Larceny in Collection of Unemployment Benefits of the Deceased

A blog post about a woman who was unlawfully collecting unemployment benefits from deceased employees in Connecticut

Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

A blog post about how to spot sexual harassment in the workplace and what to do when faced with it.

If I am Being Sexually Harassed and the Harassment Stopped, Can I Still Sue in Connecticut?

A blog post about workplace sexual harassment in Connecticut

What Is Considered Sexual Harassment?

A blog post defining sexual harassment in the workplace.

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