3 Conditions You May Be Required To Meet To Obtain Workers' Compensation Benefits
Workers' compensation benefits are meant for employees injured in the workplace, and this includes injuries stemming from a physical assault. However, if you are pursuing workers' compensation benefits for assault injuries, you may be required to prove one or more of these things. 1. You Were Working Workers' compensation will not come to your rescue if you were quarreling with a neighbor and stopped your work to "take it outside." This is because workers' compensation benefits only apply to those who are injured while on the job.