Getting Physical Therapy Paid For By Workers Compensation

Physical therapy, or PT for short, is a fairly common treatment ordered by doctors.   Doctors prescribe physical therapy as medical treatment for many different types of injuries that occur at work. It is one of the most common types of medical treatment in a workers compensation claim.  Sometimes, your doctor will order physical therapy […]

Can Workers Compensation Deny My Medical Treatment?

The workers compensation insurance company's denial of medical treatment often prevents you from getting the treatment you need

I talk to many people who have suffered injuries at work.  Most people who call me have had difficulty getting the workers compensation medical treatment they need. Often, the insurance company has denied some or all of their medical treatment.  Medical treatment is one of the primary benefits provided in a workers’ compensation case. Basically, […]

Dealing With the Insurance Adjuster After a Workers’ Compensation Injury

Many people wonder whether they can trust the worker compensation adjuster to treat them fairly

After an injury at work, you will usually be contacted by an insurance adjuster.  The adjuster works for the workers’ compensation insurance company.  Instead of using the term “adjuster”, this person may refer to himself or herself as a case manager or some other job title. You may receive a letter from the insurance adjuster.  […]