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Arizona Workers’ Compensation for Hearing Loss

Hearing loss is an underappreciated workplace injury. Not as dramatic as a fire or explosion, excessive noise can nonetheless gradually impair a worker’s hearing to the point they are functionally deaf after months or years of exposure. At Snow, Carpio & Weekley, PLC, our team of Arizona workers’ compensation attorneys represent many people who suffered …

How Employers Minimize Workers’ Compensation Claims

Arizona law is clear that any employer with at least one employee must carry workers’ compensation insurance. The state has also passed detailed regulations which instruct employers and their insurers of their obligations when a worker is injured on the job. When people get hurt while working, there is a standardized process for receiving benefits, …

What is the Waiting Period for Workers’ Compensation in Arizona?

Did you sustain an injury on the job and are you curious about the waiting period for worker’s compensation in Arizona? You are not alone. The Arizona Department of Health Services reports that approximately 60,000 workers are required to seek professional medical care for a job-related injury in the state each year. The short answer …

Arizona Appeals Court Awards Workers’ Compensation Benefits to Employee Who Contracted COVID-19 While On the Job

According to a report from the Arizona Capitol Times, an appellate court in Arizona has awarded workers’ compensation benefits to the family of a worker who contracted COVID-19 while on the job. In the case of Western Millwork, Cincinnati Insurance Co. v. Zerby, an appellate court ruled in favor of the widow of a man …

New Program: Arizona Will Inspect Workplace to Prevent and Reduce Heat-Related Illnesses

With temperatures rising, Arizona workplace safety regulators are taking action to better protect the health, safety, and well-being of employees. According to a report from the Arizona Daily Star, our state will begin unannounced investigations to ensure that employers have proper heat-safety protocols in place for outdoor employees. Here, our Phoenix workers’ compensation attorney highlights …

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