How Long Do I Have to Sue for Work-Related Injuries?  It’s hard to know what your options are when you have a work-related injury. Although you can’t file a work-related injuries lawsuit against an employer with workers’ compensation insurance in Washington, you can file a workers’ compe...
FAQ about Washington Equal Pay and Opportunities Act Recent changes to the Washington Equal Pay and Opportunities Act (EPOA) now requires employers to share the wage scale or salary range in all job postings, as well as a description of benefits offered to job seekers. In addition, employers are ...
Have you been injured at work? Did you apply for workers’ compensation, or are you still waiting for your settlement? Have you found yourself asking why workers’ comp takes so long to settle? As with any legal process, it can take time and patience. There isn’t a cookie-cutter, one-size-fi...
When you’re thinking of filing a workers’ compensation claim, one thing everyone wants to know is what percentage do compensation lawyers take? This is an important detail, but it’s just one small part of hiring the right lawyer. So, how much do workers comp lawyers charge in Seattle an...
Compensation insurance for workers is required by law for businesses in most US states. It is designed to ensure the protection of both the employee and the employer in the event of injuries occurring in the workplace. If you experience an injury at work, workers’ comp assists in covering t...
[caption id="attachment_22444" align="aligncenter" width="525"] Photo credit: iStock.com/SeventyFour[/caption] Washington is one of nine U.S. states, and the District of Columbia, that will conduct the General Election mainly by mail. An additional 36 states will give registered voters the option t...
Have you ever felt that time off wouldn’t be worth it because the planning and preparation effort — not to mention mountain of catch-up work — would be so overwhelming? If so, you’re not unusual. More than 50% of Americans take less than their allowed vacation time each year. Some reasons...
There are plenty of factors that can hold back our careers, from lack of skills and education to more personal things like physical appearance or a family reputation. But one factor many of us don’t consider is our personality: preferences, habits, quirks, and style. Yet it doesn’t have t...
In the wake of news that Amazon may be splitting its second headquarters between two locations — Queens, NY and Crystal City just north of Washington, DC — many are declaring that Seattle has dodged a bullet. Jon Talton of the Seattle Times notes that “Very few companies have two headquarters ...
For those following Amazon’s HQ2 quest, it’s been strangely quiet out there. There are very few clues suggesting whether Amazon will disclose the location of its second headquarters any time soon. Except, perhaps, the calendar. Sept. 7 will mark exactly one year since the Seattle-based tec...