Was struck by a forklift driver in March had L5-S1 fusion in August. Nurse case manager assigned. At every appt. Want to access her reports to the insurance carrier.
In limited situations the nurse managers notes may be obtainable. It really depends upon their involvement in your treatment. You should discuss with an attorney.See question
Today is the 59th day since I settled and was told I'd receive my check in 30-60 days, If I don't receive it today or tomorrow, will they be penalized? Or will it not matter?
If your attorney has to file a motion you typically would get interest, not much these days , and the attorney would get a counsel fee for the application. Call your attorney.See question
My New Jersey Work comp case went in front of the judge almost two weeks ago, as we reached a settlement with the insurance company and because of special circumstances they agreed to pay me all at once. One question I didn't ask (and my attorney ...
New Jersey's workers compensation Statute calls for 60 days, not 30. Up until a few years ago it was 90 days. Most Insurance companies attempt to get it off the books within 30 days but a few wait right to the last second.See question
I just signed the papers to receive my workmans comp check in Camden NJ 2 weeks ago today. Waited 9 years to sign, roughly 80k I'm getting, my lawyer told me up to 60 days but how long does it usually take?
Your attorney gave you the correct answer. He/she does not have a crystal ball and cannot speculate as to when the check will be issued. Some Insurance companies look to close the case immediately, others wait until the end of the 60 day period yet others fall somewhere in between. The law requires that payment be made within 60 days. Your attorney cannot expedite both your and his/her check. Both of you are paid at the same time. Good luck.See question
Today the hospital call me and told me after your WC been transfer from NY To NJ the insurance in NY give me approved already for my surgery and after my paper transfer in NJ they send letter for my doctor that they are not sure if NJ adjuster wil...
You need to sit down with your attorney. He/she is most familiar with your case.See question
two days ago and my WC case been transfer from NY to NJ like i want because i know i have more benefit in NJ more than NY , and i have been treat from 08/2015 until today in NY and i made two surgery in my lower back one in 4/22/2016 and one 4/25/...
You should sit down with your attorney. While the insurance company can direct which Doctor treats you the court could agree that a change at this point is not recommended. Many NJ insurance companies do allow treatment in NY even if an NJ case. However our laws technically favor the insurance company when it comes to selection of the Doctor. Good Luck.See question
My WC case has been transferred from NY to NJ. It took over 3 months to correct the jurisdiction. during that time i have been seen and treated by a doctor in NY. I even had surgery just a few weeks ago by the same doctor from NY. Before the j...
While the respondent has the right to direct treatment it still must be reasonable with respect to time and location. You should sit down with your workers compensation attorney to discuss. Given what you described the Respondent may provide transportation as an alternative. It does seem odd that a surgery would be cancelled.See question
I work as a security guard and hurt my back while on the job. I was on workman's compensation for about 5 weeks then I was told by the workman's comp. doctor that I had to return back to work even though I was still not fully healed. I'm currently...
You should sit down with a workers compensation attorney from your local area. He/she will be able to explain your rights and assist if additional treatment is needed. Good Luck.See question
injured wrist/thumb weeks ago and tried to let it heal by favoring it,, kept injuring it over and over due to severe strenuous work.. dispatch was notified verbally numerous times, numerous times by text, then after injuring it the last time i cou...
You nee. Sto see a workers compensation attorney immediately. Going to a personal Physician which is considreded as "unauthorized treatment" can be detrimental if you intend on bringing a claim.See question
I am purchasing the hair salon that I am employed at.
You should sit down with an experienced attorney to discuss. You will need to inform the attorney what is actually being transferred, what business assets, existing lease agreements, actual real estate… Etc. Also, will the soon to be former owner be restricted from reopening within a designated area for a specified period of time? Otherwise, what is preventing the current owner from opening up a new shop and attracting his/her prior Clientele? Good luck.See question