Michigan Workers’ Compensation Claims

Michigan workers who develop occupational illnesses or who are injured at or because of their employment are eligible to file Michigan workers’ compensation claims. Claims may be filed for medical benefits, income replacement benefits, or for other benefits to compensate for the negative effects of the work-related injury or disease. Michigan workers’ compensation claims for work-connected injuries and illnesses must be submitted to the Michigan Workers’ Compensation Agency. Michigan law provides that any employer with employees who put in 35 hours of work or more each week must carry workers’ compensation insurance. Workers’ compensation insurance helps to facilitate workers’ compensation claims, but having an experienced attorney at your side can also be a great help.

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