If you want to get paid after being injured at work, you need to be diligent when it comes to the application process. Many applications are rejected due to technicalities.
Reporting the injury: You need to file a report after 5 days and within 12 days of the injury. Your employer in Tewksbury MA will file a claim with the insurance company. The employer submits the form 101 also known as employer first report of injury or fatality.
Review the form 101: Your employer should provide a copy of the report they filed with the insurance company. It is important to review this document if you want to avoid having your claims denied. Check if the information regarding your illness or Injury is correct. The document also contains information on the witnesses that were present during the accident and whether or not you’ve returned to work.