Workers' compensation is a publicly-sponsored system that pays monetary benefits to workers who become injured or disabled on the job. Workers' compensation is a type of insurance that offers employees compensation for injuries or disabilities sustained as a result of their employment.
Employers Liability Coverage is one part of a workers compensation policy not to be confused with a General Liability Policy. Employers' liability insurance is designed to cover the costs if an employee claims compensation for illness or injury that they believe has been caused by their work. ... The court can order the employer to pay compensation for injury, costs and other damages.