Are undocumented workers eligible for workers’ compensation?
Undocumented workers are eligible for workers’ compensation. Undocumented immigrants are protected by many of New York’s labor and employment statutes. This includes the right to file for workers’ compensation benefits if they are injured or fall ill on the job as a result of a covered incident. Know your rights about workers’ compensation as an undocumented worker Sometimes an employer may give you misleading information if you are not in the United States as a documented worker. You have the...Read The Article