Workers' compensation legal answers
What types of workers’ compensation benefits are available in Louisiana?
First and foremost, Louisiana law says that you cannot be fired for filing a workers’ compensation claim. This is very important. Also, your …Sponsored answer by Vincent P. Scallan
How Can A Lawyer Help Me Obtain Workers’ Compensation Benefits In Massachusetts?
People who suffer work-related injuries in Massachusetts may question if they need a lawyer’s help to file for workers’ compensation. The law …Sponsored answer by Michele Eileen Norton
Can I receive my sick and vacation time while I wait for my New York workers' compensation case to begin paying benefits? Should wages paid while waiting for my workers compensation case to be establish be taxable? What if I do not loose time from work can I still obtain medical benefits?
Yes. Workers may receive sick or vacation time paid to them while they wait for their workers' compensation case benefits to start. The attorney …Sponsored answer by Leslie G. Tilles
I have heard about settlements in New York Workers' Compensation known as a Schedule Loss of Use and a Section 32. Can you explain I only injured my arm?
There are many different types of settlements. As your attorney, it would be my job to review the needs of the injured worker both medically and …Sponsored answer by Leslie G. Tilles
How do I get the medical care I need in a worker's compensation case in Florida?
In Florida, all workers' compensation cases begin by asking your employer for medical care for an accident-related injury. If a physician appointment …Sponsored answer by Barry A. Stein
What If I Receive Notice Of Terminated Workers’ Compensation Benefits In Ohio?
The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (OBWC) is generally the governing body through which most injured workers in Ohio are paid benefits while …Sponsored answer by Philip J. Fulton
Can I Get Workers’ Compensation In Georgia After I’ve Been Fired?
Fortunately, if you have a valid workers’ compensation case, you are entitled to benefits. Your current job status does not matter.Unfortunately, …Sponsored answer by T. Andrew Miller
If I am unable to return to work after my New York State work related injury, can I apply for Social Security Disability?
Yes. Workers' compensation and Social Security cases work well together. The injured worker can receive both workers' compensation benefits and …Sponsored answer by Leslie G. Tilles
Under the Illinois Workers' Compensation Act, does my employer have to take me back to work after my doctor releases me from medical care due to a work-related accident?
No, your employer does not have to provide you with employment after you are released by your doctor. However, if your doctor releases you to …Sponsored answer by Arnold G. Rubin
As a New York State business owner do I need workers' compensation insurance? What are my rights when my workers alleges he was injured on the job? Who will pay for the medical bills and lost wages if I am not able to pay?
Yes. I have represented many business owners who have failed to obtain the required workers' compensation coverage. The failure to obtain …Sponsored answer by Leslie G. Tilles
Do I need a lawyer for worker's compensation case in Florida?
Yes because there are two benefits, and only two benefits, which you receive in a workers' compensation case.You get medical expenses that are …Sponsored answer by Barry A. Stein
How long may I receive worker’s compensation medical benefits in Florida?
In Florida, Worker’s compensation medical benefits are to be provided to allow you to recover from your work related injury. If you have a …Sponsored answer by Barry A. Stein
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