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If my workers’ compensation claim was accepted… You should hear whether your claim is accepted or denied from your employer or its claims administrator within 90 days from the date the claim form is given to your employer. If you do not, your injury will be presumed to be covered.
I was injured at work. Now what? Workers’ compensation benefits are designed to provide you with the medical treatment you need to recover from your work related injury or illness, partially replace the wages you lose while you are recovering, and help you return to work. Workers’ compensation benefits do not include damages for pain and suffering or punitive damages.
Workers’ Compensation – Traveling Employees; Traveling Employees Are Still Eligible for Workers’ Compensation Benefits – Always Consult With An Experienced Workers’ Compensation Attorney
Victim of Criminal Activity or Workplace Violence? You may be eligible for immigration status, a work permit and may be allowed to become a lawful permanent resident in the U.S.
Women injured at work have many unique issues related to their disability and apportionment related matters. All workers’ compensation attorneys and their client should be aware and cautious how doctors and other professionals address these issues. Congratulations to Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher for introducing Assembly Bill 570 which aims to prevent pregnancy, childbirth – or conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth – from being used against workers when addressing apportionment and the cause of disability in a workers’ compensation claim.
2017 Los Angeles Super Lawyer Nikki Jacobson Immigration Attorney Workers’ Compensation Lawyer
Join me next week as we discuss crossover legal issues in immigration and workers’ compensation law as related to immigrants injured at work. We will also discuss how to properly navigate concerns that arise when a client’s immigration status affects the workers’ compensation case and vice versa.