Personal Injury: Insurance 

Companies Are Not on Your Side

By Michael Yoder, Esq. │ Updated February 23, 2021

What is Personal Injury?

Personal injury is an area of law dealing with physical or emotional injuries caused by the wrongful conduct of others, and includes instances such as:

  • Firing/terminating the whistleblower's employment

  • Blacklisting or "blackballing" the whistleblower from his or her industry

  • Demoting

  • Denying overtime, vacation, promotions, or benefits

  • Failing to hire or re-hire the whistleblower

  • Intimidating or creating a hostile work environment

  • Constructive ousting or "blackballing" the whistleblower from his or her industry

  • Reducing pay or work hours

  • Threatening the whistleblower to resign or coercing him or her to engage in misconduct