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Claim Denied – Now What?

Claim Denied – Now What?

What If I Don’t Want to Go to a Hearing?

2018-09-28T21:52:47+00:00

Much of the time, litigation may seem inevitable.  However, there is an alternative to litigation in certain situations, if both parties agree.  This alternative is mediation. There are two types of mediation that can happen during the course of your workers’ compensation case: Issue Mediation and Full and Final Mediation.What Is Issue Mediation?Issue Mediation is [...]

What If I Don’t Want to Go to a Hearing? 2018-09-28T21:52:47+00:00

Intervening Injuries Can Be Costly!

2018-08-29T20:04:43+00:00

What Is an "Intervening Injury"? For Virginia Workers Compensation purposes, an intervening injury could be anything that happened after your work injury.   For example, if you have a back injury at work that workers’ compensation is covering and then you have a car accident, which event is causing the back pain – the [...]

Intervening Injuries Can Be Costly! 2018-08-29T20:04:43+00:00

Does Workers’ Compensation Cover Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

2018-08-03T16:03:06+00:00

I get a lot of calls from folks about Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (or CTS) and they want to know if they can be covered by Virginia Workers' Compensation benefits. The confusion that they have is that Virginia work injury laws do not cover repetitive motion injuries, but CTS is the one exception (but this [...]

Does Workers’ Compensation Cover Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? 2018-08-03T16:03:06+00:00

Having Trouble With Your Workers’ Compensation Claim?

2018-10-23T18:45:35+00:00

What To Do If Your Compensation Claim is Denied If your claim for Virginia workers’ compensation benefits has been denied by the insurance carrier need to understand what steps to take in order to get medical treatment for your work injuries and to get the Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission (VWC) involved in your case [...]

Having Trouble With Your Workers’ Compensation Claim? 2018-10-23T18:45:35+00:00

The Top Five Reasons Your Workers Compensation Claim was Denied & How to Appeal

2018-09-13T20:21:02+00:00

Workers’ compensation insurance companies make the initial determination as to whether your work injury claim is approved or denied.  The insurance companies like to deny work injury claims all the time – sometimes for a valid reason but most of the time because the insurance companies are hoping injured workers will just take their [...]

The Top Five Reasons Your Workers Compensation Claim was Denied & How to Appeal 2018-09-13T20:21:02+00:00

Virginia Workers’ Compensation is a Slow Process

2018-06-12T16:22:38+00:00

Virginia workers’ compensation can be a painfully slow process. I’m not trying to frighten anyone but, as an injured worker, you need to know what to expect when dealing with this process. Also, there are several processes within the process – a claim has to be formally approved or denied before a hearing can [...]

Virginia Workers’ Compensation is a Slow Process 2018-06-12T16:22:38+00:00

What Are ISO Reports

2018-01-29T04:52:04+00:00

  We get asked all the time how the workers’ compensation insurance carrier knows about car accidents that injured workers have had in the past that they may not even remember themselves.  Insurance Services Office provides information for health insurance companies called ISO Reports. The Insurance Services Office (ISO) keeps a database of all property [...]

What Are ISO Reports 2018-01-29T04:52:04+00:00

Can I Get Workers’ Compensation If the Injury Was My Fault?

2019-05-13T21:32:34+00:00

Many people believe that, if they are responsible for the accident which caused their injury, the employer is not responsible for it.  This is probably the case because this is what the employer tells them.  However, it is not necessarily true.  If you are injured in an accident, even if the accident [...]

Can I Get Workers’ Compensation If the Injury Was My Fault? 2019-05-13T21:32:34+00:00

Giving an Injured Workers Deposition in Virginia

2017-04-23T20:09:16+00:00

When your workers compensation claim is denied, many times the insurance company's attorney wants to do an injured worker's deposition. What a deposition is, is you going into a conference room, like this, talking to the defense attorney and a court reporter typing it up. Watch This Video on YouTube.com Video Transcript When your [...]

Giving an Injured Workers Deposition in Virginia 2017-04-23T20:09:16+00:00

Workers’ Compensation Hearing and Appeal Process

2019-05-21T21:40:54+00:00

Workers' compensation benefits pay for injuries sustained while on the job. Although many workers' compensation claims are approved, some are denied. If your claim is denied, you will not receive the money needed to pay medical bills or compensate you for lost wages. Therefore, the only way you can get your benefits is to [...]

Workers’ Compensation Hearing and Appeal Process 2019-05-21T21:40:54+00:00