Navigating Worker’s Compensation Claims: Protecting Your Rights After a Workplace Injury

Worker’s compensation laws protect and compensate employees who are injured while working. In Indiana, the Indiana Worker’s Compensation Board oversees these laws. Worker’s compensation is paid for by employers and provides medical, rehabilitation, and income benefits to injured worked. The benefits are provided to help you return to work. If you die because of a […]

Water Safety: Prevent Child Drownings

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recently released its annual drowning and submersion report. Fatal drownings and nonfatal drowning injuries remain high for children under age 15; child drownings continue to be the leading cause of death for children ages 1-4 years old. There were approximately 6,300 nonfatal drowning injuries treated in hospital emergency […]

New Malaria Cases in Florida and Texas: Prevent Mosquito Bites

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently issued a warning regarding locally acquired cases of malaria in both Florida and Texas. It has been 20 years since the last case of malaria was caught locally in the United States. Malaria symptoms typically include fever, chills, headache, and fatigue. Symptoms often start between […]