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Can I fire my workers comp lawyer
Workers' Compensation

Can I fire my workers comp lawyer

A worker may at any time effectively fire their workers comp lawyer. However, when that worker finds a new lawyer, the prior attorney may still argue for a fee. Learn more about the division of attorney fees.

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how to file a workers comp claim
Workers' Compensation

How to file a workers comp claim

A common pitfall to an injured worker is failure to provide adequate notice to his or her employer of the accident. This article discusses the filing requirements for a workers comp claim and a recent case…

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Long island workers comp lawyer
Workers' Compensation

Workers compensation lawyer long island

Every Long Island workers’ compensation case is different. This article discusses how injuries to multiple joints on the same arm or leg affect settlement values. It also discusses a case every workers’ compensation lawyer…

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Workers comp injury lawyer
Workers' Compensation

Workers Comp Injury

For a workers comp injury to be formally added to a claim, it must be “established.” The Board uses the term “established” to specify what injuries are part of the case. The resulting disability from an established injury will be considered for awards, medical…

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Workers compensation claim process
Workers' Compensation

Workers Compensation Claim Process

Every injured worker eligible for workers’ compensation benefits should know his or her rights. This article will discuss some of the things every injured worker should know about the workers’ compensation claim.

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Workers comp surgery lawyer
Workers' Compensation

Workers Comp Surgery

The injured worker is entitled to weekly payments when out of work due to surgery. The worker should receive the maximum rate of pay. The worker is considered temporarily totally disabled after surgery. At some point, the insurance carrier will…

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