Blog Posts in 2018

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  • Construction Injuries: Workers’ Compensation & Wrongful Termination
    Construction Injuries: Workers’ Compensation & Wrongful Termination

    Many injured construction workers are hesitant to file for workers’ compensation because they’re understandably afraid of losing their jobs. In theory, workers’ compensation protects employees by ...

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  • Common Injuries & Illnesses Prevalent in the Coal Mining Industry
    Common Injuries & Illnesses Prevalent in the Coal Mining Industry

    Despite advances in technology, coal mining remains one of the most dangerous professions in the world. Miners frequently suffer fatal and non-fatal injuries and illnesses that are relatively foreign ...

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  • What is Workers' Compensation?
    What is Workers' Compensation?

    Most people have heard about Workers' Compensation benefits, but unless a person has actually had to file and pursue a “work comp” claim, few people have a full understanding of how the work comp ...

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  • Why Hire an Attorney Recognized by Super Lawyers®?
    Why Hire an Attorney Recognized by Super Lawyers®?

    Finding an attorney can be a challenging endeavor. You obviously want to retain legal counsel that will provide you with capable representation. One resource that you can utilize in seeking and ...

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  • What Do I Do If I'm Denied Workers' Comp Benefits?
    What Do I Do If I'm Denied Workers' Comp Benefits?

    Montana’s workers’ compensation insurance program is designed to provide immediate benefits for individuals who are injured at work regardless of the type of injury. However, there are certain factors ...

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  • Odegaard Braukmann Law, PLLC expands Helena office - Dufrechou to join firm
    Odegaard Braukmann Law, PLLC expands Helena office - Dufrechou to join firm

    Odegaard Braukmann Law, PLLC, has announced that Jay Dufrechou joined the firm on February 1. Dufrechou will join Lucas Wallace in the firm’s Helena office, located in the Empire Block Building, 30 ...

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