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  • Is this legal to acquire a patient's DNA for "treatment purposes" in/out of Workers Compensation?

    During my doc appointment I was acquired for a DNA test. My doc informed me that the reason for this test is to evaluate or determine which medications are helpful or which medications are working for me. However, based upon my research it seems l...

    Brent’s Answer

    DNA testing can now help determine the efficacy of medications and potential problems uniquely related to an individuals DNA. Do some more research and speak with your Dr. regarding any privacy concerns you might have.

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  • I cant pay for the treatment and I want my old employer to par for it and he wont. What can I do

    It was a slip and fall at work. On a boat.

    Brent’s Answer

    You need to speak with a workers compensation attorney. There are important deadlines and they may be able to help you in regards to getting quality treatment.

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  • Can I resign while on light duty workers comp

    I hurt my back the beginning of December. Ive been going to doctors, chiropractors and physical therapist and now I am refered to a back specialist. I've been on light duty since then. My hours have been cut and the light duty job they've given me...

    Brent’s Answer

    You need to speak with a workers compensation attorney. It sounds like you may be a little confused as to how the process works and how your case will be valued. Most attorneys will offer a free consultation.

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  • Am I able to have a workers comp case at this point?

    I injured my feet working at a Target store and was placed on modified duty which entailed a lot of manual labor. I started that work on 4/29/15, on 7/2/15 I had swelling and pain in my thumbs. I couldn't get in to see my dr for months so I went...

    Brent’s Answer

    You need to speak with a workers compensation attorney immediately. There are very important deadlines that may apply to your case. The consultation is free and it will give you a much better idea as to whether you have a case or cases.

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  • If they found me to be 21% permanently disable What should the settlement be? My back hip foot knee neck are hurt?

    I need help I go to court tomorrow

    Brent’s Answer

    You need a workers compensation attorney. They can help value your case and makes sure that you obtain what your entitled to.

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  • Can I refuse to work if a chemical is irritating?

    I am in a daily exposure to a chemical known to cause permanent lung damage, if used in the long term, it is a mixture of peracetic acid and hydrogen peroxide as active ingredients, I myself, along with so many coworkers have complained about the ...

    Brent’s Answer

    You need to contact your treating physician and an attorney immediately.

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  • I had a work injury way back dec 2008. And the surgery makes more broken bones and There's no way to fix.

    More

    Brent’s Answer

    You need to provide more information. Meet with a local workers compensation attorney.

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  • Do I need a workers comp attorney?

    I have claimed for state disability while I waited for workers comp to get approved, it now has been a month since I was put of off work by my employers health care network and I am currently battling with the provider to send a physician certific...

    Brent’s Answer

    Yes you need an attorney. Contact a local attorney meet with them discuss your case and see if its a good fit.

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  • Can a lawyer help getting my long term disability from my former employer?

    I have been out on Workers Comp since August 2013. 2 weeks after I was terminated. I have exhausted my TTD benefits and am waiting for settlement. While I was employed I paid for a long term disability policy. I filed a claim and was told because ...

    Brent’s Answer

    Contact a local Workers Compensation attorney. They should meet with you for free and will be able to discuss your case in more greater detail.

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  • Can i recieve unemploymment after settleing a workmans comp case

    workmans comp is offering a good settlement offer after three months, they have been paying my temp disability also .the settlement is a good amount but i no longer will be able to get medical care paid for and i am no longer employed by my company.

    Brent’s Answer

    Mr. Borah provided some great advicee. Don't be short sighted. Talk to an attorney before settling.

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