Settlement of Workers’ Compensation claims for $580,000

Settlement of multiple Workers' Compensation claims for injured worker for $584,262 who had worked for liquor distributor for nearly 30 years.  His injuries included specific accidents and repetitive trauma claims to the back, knees, neck and both shoulders.  The Claimant's job duties included driving a truck and delivering kegs of beer to local businesses and [...]

2018-10-23T18:27:07+00:00 August 21st, 2018|Case Results|

Repetitive Trauma Injuries

Workers’ Compensation benefits are not limited only to workers injured in accidents.  Workers’ Compensation benefits are also available to workers who suffer from the cumulative impact of repetitive actives on the body.  Workers’ Compensation refers to these claims as “repetitive trauma”. Some common types of repetitive trauma injuries include: carpel tunnel syndrome from repeated hand [...]

2018-08-21T18:16:09+00:00 August 21st, 2018|Legal News|

Settlement of Workers’ Compensation claim for $400,000

Workers' Compensation settlement of $401,025.09 for injured worker who fell into a finished basement on a construction site sustaining  injuries to his head, leg, back and internal organs. The insurance carrier contested the claim alleging that the worker was an independent contractor and not an employee.  The case involved a detailed review of the "right [...]

2018-10-23T18:27:26+00:00 August 3rd, 2018|Case Results|