How Long Do I Have To Be Employed Before I Am Covered For Workers’ Compensation?

You are eligible for workers’ compensation the moment you are hired. Every worker in the State of New Jersey is entitled to workers’ compensation benefits regardless of the size of the employer or the length of time the employee has been employed.

If you have other questions regarding a potential workers’ compensation claim, Petro Cohen can help. Give us a call at 888-675-7607 or fill out our online form to request a free and confidential consultation with one of Petro Cohen’s workers’ compensation attorneys.

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