Hurt at Work Blog

medical-guidelines

 23 Sep, 2014   hurtspanish  

The Variance Process as put forth in the 2010 and 2012 New York Workers' Compensation Board Medical Treatment Guidelines do not address the realities facing the Injured Workers' of New York. Of course, if you get hurt at work in NYC you should consult a Bronx Workers Compensation lawyer, a Queens…

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CONTINUING DISABILITY REVIEW

 23 Sep, 2014   hurtspanish  

The Social Security Administration (SSA) periodically reviews the case of every person who is receiving Social Security Disability (SSD) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability benefits. This process is called a “continuing disability review” (CDR) and is intended to identify…

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Social Security Disability

 23 Sep, 2014   hurtspanish  

When the time comes to contemplate disability there is often confusion regarding which benefits to apply for or which benefits you are entitled to obtain. There is frequently a misunderstanding about Social Security Disability Benefits (SSD) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) because they are…

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New-York-workers-compensation

 8 Sep, 2014   hurtspanish  

Many business owners do not know that New York workers compensation insurance is mandatory for any company that works in New York. Uninsured employers in New York State without any coverage for New York workers compensation an employee who received an injury or becomes ill from a work-related…

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The-Evolution-of-New-York-workerscompensation

 8 Sep, 2014   hurtspanish  

The modern system of workers’ workers compensation is arcane and produces a lot of grief to those who have to deal with it daily. The very regulations that created it are the reason that so many people have problems with it. The look at New York workers compensation over the years shows the…

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How to stay safe this summer: Do you think you know how?

 6 Sep, 2014   hurtspanish  

With the end of school, the weather is getting warmer and seasonal work is beginning around the country. Recently, Restaurant News stated that the construction industry is the nation's largest creator of summer jobs. Falling second is the restaurant industry which is the nation's second largest…

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personal-injury-claim

 4 Sep, 2014   hurtspanish  

Did you know that workers compensation injury will work with a claim and a personal injury action? The workers compensationinsurer will place a lien on a file, and it means basically that they have registered a claim to be reimbursed out of the proceeds of the personal injury litigation for…

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Workers-Compensation-Limitations

 4 Sep, 2014   hurtspanish  

Workers compensation in most states will limit a worker’s disability or claim for work related injures. In most circumstances like when the employer actually tries Golden Goose Sneakers Outlet to hurt a worker, the remittance is through the workerscompensation system. Most…

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 4 Sep, 2014   hurtspanish  

RSD or Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy is caused by an injury that is typically minor when it occurs. It could have been that car accident, or falling at work because the floor was a little slippery that caused the nerve to be jarred. Every single person has a reflex nerve, and when it is injured the…

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handinhand

 1 Sep, 2014   hurtspanish  

In Auqui v. Seven Thirty One Limited Partnership,1 dated Feb. 14, 2013, the Court of Appeals held that a New York Workers' Compensation Board's determination regarding the duration of an injured worker's disability was a factual determination that "should be given preclusive effect…relevant to…

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