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Workers' Compensation Benefits

Posted by attorney Nikki Jacobson

What are Workers' Compensation benefits?

Workers’ Compensation Benefits Include:

**Medical Care

Paid for by your employer, to help you recover from an injury or illness caused by work.

**Temporary Disability Benefits

Payments if you lose wages because your injury prevents you from doing your usual job while recovering.

**Permanent Disability Benefits

Payments if you don’t recover completely.

**Supplemental Job Displacement Benefit

If you were injured in 2004 or later, a voucher to help pay for retraining or skill enhancement if you don't recover completely, your employer doesn't offer you work, and you don't return to work for your employer.

**Death Benefits

Payments to your spouse, children, or other dependents if you die from a job injury or illness.

Nikki Mehrpoo Jacobson Attorney at Law / Professor of Law email@nikkijacobson.com THE JACOBSON LAW FIRM, APC Immigration & Nationality ǀ Workers' Compensation 510 West 6th St. Suite 326 Los Angeles , CA 90014 (310) 277-2266 (310) 277-3366 FAX Los Angeles Immigration Lawyers - Free Consultation www.thelosangeleslawyers.com

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Nikki Mehrpoo Jacobson
Attorney at Law / Professor of Law
email@nikkijacobson.com
THE JACOBSON LAW FIRM, APC
Immigration & Nationality ǀ Workers' Compensation
510 West 6th St. Suite 326 Los Angeles , CA 90014
(310) 277-2266 (310) 277-3366 FAX
Los Angeles Immigration Lawyers - Free Consultation
www.thelosangeleslawyers.com

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