Workers’ compensation insurance is a state mandated system to provide for workers’ who are injured while on the job. It will cover the medical expenses, lost wages and rehabilitation services for workers who have experienced work-related illness or injury. This can include injuries due to heavy lifting, slip and fall accidents, fire or electrical injuries or illness caused due to working with hazardous chemicals. Workers’ compensation insurance is also meant to protect employers from lawsuits filed by employees due to injuries or illnesses sustained while on the job.
Workers’ compensation coverage is mandatory for most businesses. It is necessary to ensure that an employer pays some part of the cost of injuries or illnesses sustained by workers within the scope of their employment. Cacciatore Insurance, a leader in workers’ compensation insurance in Chicago, strives to help you find the best coverage at the most affordable price. Fill out the form below to receive a quote for workers’ compensation coverage for your business.