Author Archives:

  • Construction worker has an accident while working on new house

    Workers’ Compensation vs. Personal Injury Claims: Which is Right for Me?

    Workers’ Compensation vs. Personal Injury Claims: Which is Right for Me? Have you been injured while carrying out your work duties? Most employees believe they can only take advantage of workers’ compensation when they get injured at their workplace. However, this isn’t always the case. In some instances, you can file a personal injury claim for accidents you experience at …

    More  →
  • Orthopedics Consultation Man

    Repetitive Stress Injuries and Workers’ Compensation Law

    Repetitive stress injuries can cause severe pain, tissue and nerve damage and prevent you from working and even leading an everyday lifestyle. It can bring about expensive medical treatments and costly lost wages due to work absence. As a potentially incapacitating injury, repetitive stress injury is covered by workers’ compensation, but not in every case. Here’s everything you need to …

    More  →
  • Accident on Street, Damaged Automobiles

    Personal Injury and Hit-and-Run Accidents: Here’s What You Need to Know

    Hit and run accidents can be ruinous physically and take a significant emotional and financial toll. If you’ve sustained a serious personal injury thanks to a hit-and-run driver, it’s paramount to know your rights so you can get properly compensated. Here are the essential things you need to know so you can get the just compensation you deserve. Injured in …

    More  →
  • Snow Transport Road City

    Proving Fault When Bad Weather Contributes to a Car Accident

    Car accidents can not only wreck your car; they can wreck your life. Pain, distress, and financial hardship are often par for the course. Bad weather plays an active role in causing approximately 21 percent of all crashes in the US. If you’ve been injured in a wreck where lousy weather was a contributing factor, how do you prove fault …

    More  →
  • An Ankle Pain Within Bandage

    Getting a Workers’ Compensation Claim Approved for Sprains and Strains

    Soft tissue damages like sprains and strains are among the most common medical issues occurring from workplace accidents. Although treatable, soft tissue injuries can lead to substantial medical bills and lost wages. Getting this type of workers’ compensation claim approved is critical for your peace and well-being.  At Eden Rafferty, our workers’ comp attorney has been working tirelessly for years …

    More  →
  • Doctor Examining Sick Patient in Face Mask

    Covid-19 Pandemic: Can You Collect Workers’ Comp if You Get Sick?

    Over 100,000 people in Massachusetts have gotten and recovered from COVID-19. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused chaos in the workplace, with many businesses temporarily closed, on limited capacity, or shuttered permanently.  Additional safety standards are in place to help prevent the spread. But if you contract COVID-19 in MA, are you entitled to workers’ compensation? We’ll answer your top FAQs …

    More  →
  • Top Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Workers’ Compensation Claim

    Top Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Workers’ Compensation Claim

    Workers’ compensation can protect you financially if you suffer an accident at work. Because it covers lost wages, medical expenses, and rehabilitation, it’s crucial you get the most out of your workers’ compensation claim. Unfortunately, it’s easy to make mistakes during the claim process — costly mistakes that could cost you thousands of dollars. What can you do to maximize …

    More  →
  • Close up of Patient and Doctor Taking Notes

    Can I Get Workers’ Compensation for a Pre-existing Condition?

    If you file a workers’ compensation claim, having a pre-existing condition can complicate things. It is true that having a health issue that predates your work-related injury can ultimately impact your workers’ comp claim.  But that doesn’t mean it’s impossible to get your claim approved and the compensation you deserve. Contact experienced personal injury and workers’ comp attorney Jane Eden …

    More  →
  • Floor Cabel Manager

    Injured Working from Home: Can I Get Workers’ Compensation?

    The coronavirus isn’t the only thing that’s novel. The COVID-19 pandemic has raised many novel questions for the legal field. With so many working from home in 2020 and possibly beyond, you may be wondering if workers’ compensation still applies if you get injured. Let’s break it down.  Workers’ Compensation: A No-Fault System Typically, if you’re injured during the “course …

    More  →
  • Car Accident In Massachusetts

    Top 8 Ways to Maximize Your Personal Injury Compensation

    Hurt in an accident? You’re probably frustrated, angry, overwhelmed, and in pain. We get it. At Eden Rafferty, we’ve helped many clients get the compensation they deserve for their personal injury case in MA. If you’ve been hurt in an accident, contact us today for a free consultation.  Below are our top tips for how to get the most money …

    More  →

*Free Case Evaluation

Navigating the legal system can be complex. Let us help!

*Get Your Free Case Evaluation

*Free Case Evaluations are available for Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, Workers’ Compensation, Social Security Disability, and Medical Malpractice