How Workers’ Compensation Views Telecommuting Jobs

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“When an employee’s home is also an employee’s work premises, it is often interpreted that the hazards an employee encounters when performing work at home are also hazards of his or her employment.”

Working from home has been one of the most dramatic changes in today’s evolving world.  In this transition, may people have had questions about the types of injuries are covered by workers’ compensation law.  There are a variety of injuries and conditions which fall under workers’ compensation law and if you are working from home and are injured while preforming your job duties, you might have a workers’ compensation claim.  Watch the above video to hear more about the various types of situations which may fall under workers’ compensation including injuries while working from home.

At Elrod Pope Law Firm, we want to help you understand your rights and what you are entitled to.  If you have any questions, please contact us! We are here to help!

 

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