What is Workers’ Comp Fraud?

Knowingly and intentionally makes a false, material statement in order to obtain or deny a benefit for themselves or another is the definition of workers’ compensation fraud. Honest Mistakes It goes without saying, but people do make mistakes. When it comes to a fraud investigation, it must be shown that there was intent behind the […]

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Domestic Employees and Workers’ Compensation: Who is Covered?

Domestic employees include nannies, baby-sitters, maids, cooks, housekeepers, chauffeurs, home health aides, and more. When it comes to domestic employees and having a domestic-type job, who is protected by New York State workers’ compensation laws? What it Comes Down To If you are employed for forty or more hours per week by the same employer […]

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Temporary Employees and Workers’ Compensation in New York State

If you’re a business who uses temp employees, it’s important to know what New York State says about workers’ comp and who is responsible for carrying the necessary insurance. As a Business Using Temporary Employees in New York In New York State, you may not, as a business: “Borrow” employees from another business unless your […]

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