What is Mississippi Worker’s Compensation?

Mississippi Worker’s Compensation is a program designed to provide benefits to employees who are injured or become ill as a result of their job in the state of Mississippi. The Mississippi Workers’ Compensation Commission oversees the program, which requires most employers to provide workers’ compensation insurance coverage for their employees.


Under Mississippi Worker’s Compensation, eligible employees can receive benefits such as medical expenses, wage replacement, rehabilitation costs, and disability benefits. The amount of benefits that an employee can receive depends on the severity of their injury or illness, as well as their level of disability.


To be eligible for Mississippi Worker’s Compensation benefits, an employee must have suffered an injury or illness that is directly related to their job duties. It is important to report any work-related injuries or illnesses to an employer as soon as possible, as there are deadlines for filing a workers’ compensation claim.

Call The Big Man at Big Man Law Jackson MS

The specific rules and regulations governing Mississippi Worker’s Compensation can be complex, so consult with the Big Man at Big Man Law for guidance and assistance with the claims process. (601) 357-7777.