As Workers’ Comp Varies From State To State, Workers Pay The Price

March 6, 2015

Injured workers who are dependent on workers’ compensation have faced eroding benefits. We go to Alabama and Georgia, where the value of an amputated arm is $700,000 more just across the state line.

Read more from this investigation:

* How Much Is Your Arm Worth? Depends On Where You Work

* Interactive: State By State Body Part Values

* Injured Workers Suffer As ‘Reforms’ Limit Workers’ Compensation Benefits

* Look up workers’ compensation reforms in your state.

* See each state’s average premium costs to employers.

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