Q: Can you be layed off from work a couple days after coming back from a workers comp ingury?
A: Yes, you can be laid off or fired at any time for any reason. However, you may have a legal claim in certain circumstances. For example, if you are fired solely because you reported or filed a workers comp claim, if you were fired because you took FMLA time off work to deal with the on-the-job injury, or if you were fired because you have a disability.
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