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Your Legal Claim During Covid-19

What you need to know about your legal claim during the coronavirus pandemic.

Community

Community Resources Flier

If you need food, childcare, healthcare, or other services during the COVID-19 pandemic, the agencies and programs listed on our flier might be able to help.

Community

First Day of Spring

With all that is happening in our world right now, we think this photo of lilacs in bloom is a welcome distraction and an appropriate way to mark the official start of spring. Starting tomorrow, there…

Firm News

BFS Is Working But Our Office Is Closed

To our Clients and Friends, We at BFS are concerned about the spread of COVID-19. We are still working but our office is closed to the public. Below we describe how we are responding and what to expect…

Attorneys

What You Should and Shouldn’t Do If You Get Injured At Work

Being injured at work can leave you with many unanswered questions. Don’t worry - we’re here to help! Below, we provide some information for you to check off your list:Turn to our Vermont workers’ compensation…

Attorneys

Make Your Kids' College Dreams Come True

Do you know of an injured worker wondering how to pay for higher education for their kids? Money for needs-based scholarships is available from Kids' Chance of Vermont, a non-profit that helps the children…

Workers Compensation

Tips for Returning to Work After a Work Injury

If you suffered a work injury in Vermont, you may be focused on getting back to work as soon as possible. Money may be tight because of lost wages. You may feel like you are unable to take care of your…

Workers Compensation

How a Work Injury Impacts an Entire Family

Workers’ compensation claims have a wider impact than most people realize. This is because a work injury affects not just the injured worker but their entire family. Workers’ compensation benefits are…

Firm News

Biggam Fox Skinner is Celebrating 40 Years! Part Two

Forty years ago, our firm was born when Pat Biggam opened his own law firm in Montpelier with two partners. The firm has seen a lot of changes since 1979—from changing technologies and advertising practices,…

Workers Compensation

What Should I Do Immediately Following a Workplace Injury?

Regardless of safety measures, accidents in the workplace happen all the time. No one wants to be hurt at work, especially if the injury is serious enough to need medical attention or take you out of work.…

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