Washington Initiative 1433

On January 1, 2018, Initiative 1433 took effect in the state of Washington. Initiative 1433 offers protections to employees for retaliation for taking allowable paid sick leave. This initiative was approved in 2016 and makes important changes to statewide employment laws. Initiative 1433 also changed the minimum wage and tip law, altered paid sick leave… read more

6 Reasons Your Workers’ Compensation Was Denied

Anyone who gets injured at work should be able to count on workers’ compensation insurance to cover their medical bills and lost income. The workers’ compensation insurance system is a “no-fault” system, meaning that the injured employee should be able to get coverage regardless of who was at fault for the injury. Unfortunately, there are… read more