Posted at: 3/23/2016 1:48 PM
A Section 32 settlement is one of many ways in which injured workers’ can receive compensation for their work-related injuries, and is typically done at the conclusion of a case. However, the Section 32 settlement process must be
Posted at: 3/23/2016 1:42 PM
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Posted at: 1/22/2016 2:21 PM
Many workers suffer injuries which lend themselves to a schedule loss of use. These cases typically involve injuries to the hands, arms, feet, legs, eyes, thumbs, fingers, and for hearing loss.
Posted at: 1/22/2016 2:17 PM
The Workers’ Compensation Law is a wage replacement statute, thereby allowing injured workers to collect weekly benefits if an on-the-job injury prevents them from working. These are referred to as “lost wage benefits.”
Posted at: 1/22/2016 2:12 PM
In New York State, the Workers’ Compensation Law is an employee’s sole legal remedy for an injury that occurs on the job. What this means is that an injured employee cannot sue a co-employee or employer for negligence