Workers’ Compensation for Workers who contract covid-19
We’re hearing a lot of questions about whether those who contract Covid-19 after being exposed to the coronavirus at work are eligible for workers’ compensation. while Illinois worker’s compensation has always provided benefits for workers who contracted illnesses on the job, it has often been difficult for employees to show that they contracted the disease on the job.
Affected by Covid-19 in the Workplace?
If you’re a worker who has contracted Covid-19 or you have lost a loved one who was a worker to the virus, you may be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits.
If you are pursuing a Covid-19 related worker’s compensation claim, it is in your best interest to have the guidance of an attorney who is familiar with worker’s compensation procedures and evidentiary of an attorney who is familiar with worker’s compensation procedures and evidentiary standards, as well as the possible pitfalls.
Please call for a free consultation with the experts
Workers’ Compensation attorneys at Frederick & Hagle. To Schedule yours, just call 1-800-642-1227 or 217-367-6092. We are here for you.