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Do I Need A Lawyer For A Workers Comp Case In Pennsylvania?

If you’ve been injured on the job in Pennsylvania, you can pursue a workers' compensation claim for medical costs …

Answered by Jeffrey S. Gross, 3 months ago

Am I eligible to file for a 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund cancer claim in New York?

Can you say “YES” to both 9/11 related questions below? 1. Were you present in the “9/11 Crash Site Area” (generally …

Answered by Troy G. Rosasco, 5 months ago

A doctor told me that my repetitive strain injury, like carpal tunnel, is work-related. Can I get workers’ compensation in New York?

Yes, you can! A repetitive strain injury or repeated trauma is compensable under workers’ compensation law and is covered under the category of …

Answered by Edgar Romano, 8 months ago

How much is a work injury worth in New York? Is it worth it to contact a lawyer?

It is hard to quantify exactly how much a work injury is worth. It may be worth very little if your injury is minor and results in little or no time …

Answered by Edgar Romano, 8 months ago

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 …

Answered by Barry A. Stein, 1 year ago

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 …

Answered by Barry A. Stein, 2 years ago

Do I need a lawyer for workers 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 …

Answered by Barry A. Stein, 2 years ago

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 …

Answered by Leslie G. Tilles, 3 years ago

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 …

Answered by Leslie G. Tilles, 3 years ago

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 …

Answered by Arnold G. Rubin, 4 years ago

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 …

Answered by Leslie G. Tilles, 4 years ago

Are undocumented Immigrants entitled to New Jersey Workers' Compensation benefits?

Some undocumented New Jersey immigrants work as day laborers in high-risk occupations such as roofing and construction and others work in …

Answered by Randy Grossman, 4 years ago

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