Virginia Workers’ Compensation – Rutter Mills Attorneys If you are injured or hurt in an accident at work, by law you are entitled to two-thirds of your pre-injury average weekly wage for the time you are out of work, and medical treatment for the injury for life. If you injury is permanent, meaning that it will never fully heal, you may be entitled to additional compensation. What should you do if you are injured at work? First, if you are able, report the injury to your supervisor or superior immediately, even if you don’t think you need immediate medical attention. Second, get appropriate medical treatment. Your employer is required to provide you with a list of at least three appropriate medical providers for you to choose from. The attorneys of Rutter Mills have handled hundreds of workers’ compensation cases and obtained significant awards on behalf of our clients. If you have been seriously injured at work and would like additional information about how we can help visit http Rutter Mills LLP 160 West Brambleton Avenue Norfolk, Virginia 23510 Toll Free: 800.933.5879 Local: 757.622.5000 Website:

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