Newark, NJ asked in Workers' Compensation for New Jersey

Q: Are workers' comp and disability insurance the same thing, or are they separate so I could potentially use both at the

same time if I'm injured on the job and need to take time off to recover?

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
Answered
  • East Brunswick, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: Not the same thing, but for each you need to be out of work and need a doctors to determine whether you should stay out of work. I suggest you see the assistance of a lawyer to know exactly what can be done in your case.

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