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Workers’ Compensation for Essential Workers who contracted Coronavirus

A new bill was signed on September 14, 2020 by Governor Murphy that will compensate essential workers who contracted Coronavirus while on the job. This bill will make it easier for workers to qualify for workers’ compensation. The law states that workers who test positive for COVID-19, are assumed to have contracted the virus at… Read More »

NJ Division of Workers’ Compensation announces closing for COVID-19

The New Jersey Division of Workers’ Compensation announced today that it will close for three (3) weeks as part of the State’s ongoing efforts to contain the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.  This suspension of workers’ compensation court proceedings will begin on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 and continue through Friday, April 3, 2020.  All matters… Read More »

Coronavirus

https://hbr.org/amp/2020/03/8-questions-employers-should-ask-about-coronavirus