Does Workers’ Compensation Count as Earned Income? In general, Workers’ Compensation benefits are not taxed as federal, state or local income. Although this is generally the case, you will need to consult with a Workers Comp lawyer in New York to find out if anything has changed in your area. The money that you are […]Read More Truck Transportation Work Injuries
The truck and transportation industry is an essential industry in New York and the larger United States. Trucking has always been at the forefront of transportation of goods within the state and across borders. There are an estimated 3.6 million sales workers and truck drivers in New York. While this looks like a significant number, […]Read More Workers’ Compensation Benefits Expanding in New York
As a result of the coronavirus pandemic, New York has begun to institute changes in workers’ compensation benefits. This past Memorial Day, New York’s governor, Andrew Cuomo, made an announcement that revealed that families of public employees who work the frontline and die of Covid-19 would be allowed to receive benefits that are normally available […]Read More What happens if I am Injured on a Construction Site?
Construction site jobs pose a great risk with it being one of the most dangerous jobs. The greatest danger comes from falls, which can lead to broken bones or fractures. If you or someone you love was injured, you may wonder about the value of a settlement. Injuries where you need long-term care will have […]Read More « Previous 1 2