Can I Receive Workers Comp Benefits If My Spouse Died While On The Job?

 

A: Yes, you very well may be eligible for workers’ compensation benefits if your husband or wife dies while on the job or dies from a job-related injury, accident, or condition, or disease. As long as your spouse’s death arose from his or her employment, you may have a valid workers’ comp survivor’s benefits case. How much you receive in benefits after your spouse’s death depends on several factors, including which state you live in. If your husband or wife has died as a result of their job, or if your workers’ comp survivor benefits have been denied, you should speak with an experienced, knowledgeable workers’ comp attorney today about your situation.