Lost an Employee? Four Things You Need to Know About Worker's Compensation and the Death of an Employee

If one of your employees has died due to an injury at work, their family members may be entitled to compensation through your worker's compensation insurance plan. As an employer, you are obligated to take certain steps regarding this issue, and you may want to give the family some guidance on what they need to do. The exact process varies from state to state and from insurer to insurer. However, there are some key similarities.