Virginia state law does require that an employee or his/her representative give immediate notice of a workplace accident to the employer – in writing. There are some exceptions to the notice requirement, but the safest course is to give written notice.
If you’ve been hurt on the job, you need to give proper notice to your employer and properly file your claim. Additionally, you need to properly present your medical and lost wage claim. Attorney Joe Miller at Joe Miller Law, Ltd., has over 25 years of experience helping employees like you and is prepared to provide you with the guidance and experienced representation you need for your workers’ comp claim. To learn more, call (888) 694-1671 today.