FAQ about the BWC

What is Workers’ Compensation?
What steps should I take if I’m injured while working?
How do I know if I qualify for Workers’ Compensation?
What kinds of injuries are covered by Workers’ Compensation?
What kind of benefits will I receive?
Can I settle my Workers' Compensation claim?
What if my employer tells me not to file a Workers’ Compensation claim or threatens to fire me if I do?
Can I sue my employer instead of filing for Workers’ Compensation?
Should I be represented by an attorney?
Are Workers’ Compensation benefits taxed?
Violation of a specific safety rule - V.S.S.R
My BWC Claim Was Allowed. Who pays for the Medical Bills & Prescription Costs?
Ohio BWC Subrogation
Average Weekly Wage (AWW) and Recalculations