Q: Can an employer ask you not to file a claim if they offer to pay any of your out of pocket expenses?
Sorry, a worker’s comp claim for an on the job injury.
A: They can't legally preclude you from filing a claim, and thus if your claim has any potential of becoming serious, you should be very careful in accepting their "offer." If they make this offer, they are likely foregoing their immunity from liability if you were to decide to sue them for any negligence associated with the injury.
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