February 21, 2009

 
NOTICE TO EMPLOYEES:

First Report of Injury/Accident in the workplace filing notice

WARNING: BY FILING A NOTICE OF INJURY,

YOU HAVE BEGUN CIVIL LITIGATION AGAINST YOUR EMPLOYER.

YOU MAY HAVE NO PROTECTION.

  •     You have the right to consult with an attorney.  If you cannot afford an attorney, one will be appointed.
  •     You have the right to remain silent. Anything you say or sign will be used against you in a court of law.
  •     You have the right to examine/present evidence and question witnesses against you, but not really.

Please purchase disability insurance/other health insurance to protect yourself and your family in the event of an injury at work,

Other injured workers have lost their homes and their life savings during disputed w/c claims.

 It can take months to get a hearing and multiple years to get a binding decision concerning a disputed issue.

During this time you will receive no lost time benefits or medical treatment.

Please prepare accordingly.

Social Security Office is located at 580 BURNSIDE AVENUE EAST HARTFORD, CT 06108 1-800-772-1213.

Connecticut Legal Aid -The legal services programs in Connecticut are a group of nonprofit organizations which provide legal assistance in civil matters to low-income persons. Services are free Phone: 203.946.4811

Food Pantry, 466 Main Street  Manchester, CT 06045 (860) 647-8003

Suicide Prevention - WheelerClinic.org 91 Northwest Dr, Plainville - (860) 747-3434


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