If I am Hurt on the Job, Can I Still Sue for my Injuries?

  • Workers’ compensation pays your medical bills or payment of temporary disability when you are injured on the job.
  • If your work injury was the fault of an employer or co-worker, you are able to bring a case against them.
  • However, you cannot sue your co-workers or employer for negligence if the accident on the actual job site.
  • For example, you can sue them if you are injured in a car accident with them moving between job sites.