Immediately inform your supervisor of the injury. Many companies have requirements that you must immediately report the injury or else you lose certain rights.. Keep note of all medical records and expenses as they may be needed to receive compensation. You are always able to file a claim for your injury and illness and are protected to receive any medical care necessary. You have the right to push your claim and receive compensation without reprisal and harassment from an employer. If you do not feel like you have reached compensation for your injury, please contact a lawyer to receive justice. We are always happy to give you a free consultation. Please call us at (817) 335-5100.