Time Limits for Workers' Compensation Claims
I worked for a company for 25 years. For approx 17 years was a material handler.Over a corse of time I damaged my back moving heavy parts. I have had back problems for approx 10 years and getting worse all the time. A week after a raise last year I got let go from my job in June. Finding other work is tough because of my back problems. Do I have a case against my former employer???
You might be able to make a workers' compensation claim if the time limit hasn't expired. In Missouri, you have to give notice to your employer when one of your doctors tells you that something you do at work has caused you injury. Then, after that, you have two years to make a claim. Give us a call and we can go over your case in more detail to see if you are eligible to make a claim.
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