Category: PA Work Comp

February 12, 2020

If you receive a notice scheduling you for an Independent Medical Exam, you should speak to your attorney about whether you need to attend. The general rule is the insurer can schedule one every...

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February 12, 2020

Injured workers in Pennsylvania are often sent a Notice of Ability to Return to Work. What does this mean? It's sent whenever a doctor, whether yours, or an Independent Medical Doctor, claims you have...

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May 3, 2016

I get asked this question all the time. Remember, it takes two to tango. You cannot settle your PA Work Comp case on your own. The work comp carrier and/or employer must agree to...

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October 30, 2015

This scenario happens frequently in Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation cases. Why? Well, the insurer/employer is permitted an "Independent Medical Exam" every 6 months and they often send you to doctors who will have a propensity...

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January 7, 2013

I get many phone calls from clients and prospective clients about the peculiar document, called a Notice of Ability To Return To Work. This is a form, LIBC 757, sent to an injured worker...

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