When Ohio workers suffer work-related injuries or illnesses, their on-the-job injuries can affect those who count on them. Families feel both the heartache of seeing their loved one suffer and the financial stress and upheaval of lost wages and medical expenses. In these situations, workers’ compensation benefits may be able to ease your family’s burden in a difficult time. But what happens when the injured or ill worker dies as the result of his or her work-related injury?
If your loved one sustained a life-ending injury or illness related to their employment, Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA’s workers’ compensation benefits lawyers are available now to help you and your family in your time of need. Under Ohio workers’ compensation laws, families may be eligible to receive benefits following the lost of an injured worker’s life.
Call or email now to schedule a free consultation regarding your death claim and find out how we can fight for your family. Or, to learn more about death claims in the Ohio workers’ compensation benefits system, read on below.