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What is the Workers Compensation Act?

Introduction to WC The Workers’ Compensation Act is a tradeoff whereby employees gave up their right to recover in tort in return for assured compensation regardless of fault. In this compromise, employees lose the right to pain and suffering under the Workers’ Comp Act in . Nevertheless, the traditional tort questions of fault and negligence are…

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Workers' Compensation Injury Claim

Workplace accidents that result in significant injuries and disability can have a devastating impact on the victim’s life. Any work-related injury can have long-term financial and emotional effects on victims and their families. Even the most minor on-the-job injuries can result in substantial medical bills, time off work, lost income, and chronic pain.   Louisiana’s wide…

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