Can I Choose My Own Workers Comp Doctor?

The short answer is No. The longer answer is detailed below. Often, employees who have been injured at work and call my office want to know why they can’t receive treatment from their primary care doctor or a specialist recommended by their primary care doctor. The best analogy we can come up with is the […]

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Indiana Workers Compensation Law

As an Indiana statutory benefit for employers and employees, Indiana Workers’ Compensation laws create a type of insurance offering. Under the Indiana Work Comp system, an injured Indiana worker will be provided wage replacement (2/3 of their average weekly wage) and medical benefits when they are injured in the course of their Indiana employment. The trade-off for […]

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How Your Own Insurance Company Can Become Your Adversary

Filing a lawsuit against someone who injures you appears easy on all the television shows. It goes something like this. 1. someone suffers injuries from the wrongful act of another 2. they find a good lawyer 3. they obtain a judgement awarding them money to compensate them for their injuries 4. They sale off into […]

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