Workers Compensation Resource Library

Workers’ Compensation Law is one of the most complex and frustrating areas of law. Many of our clients want more information about how the law works, what their rights are, and what to expect. With that in mind we have created the Morris Anderson Workers’ Compensation Resource Library. This is an ongoing project where we aim to accumulate as many helpful resources related to workers’ compensation law as possible. Please look through the sections listed below and explore.

SECTION 1: MAKING A WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CLAIM.

What Qualifies as a Work Injury?

Not Sure When Injury Occurred?

How Should I File A Workers’ Compensation Claim?

What Letters Will I Receive During My Workers’ Compensation Claim?

What are the Reasons They Can Deny My Claim?

What Do I Do if the Insurer Tries to Close My Claim?

How do I Re-Open My Workers’ Compensation Claim?

 

SECTION 2: MEDICAL CARE FOR INJURED WORKERS

How to get Faster Medical Care

What if I am Not Happy With My Doctor or Surgeon?

Is My Medical Care Transferable to Another State?

Heavy Lifting Injuries Such as Knee and Shoulder.

Can Psychological Assistance be Covered By My Workers’ Comp Claim?

Can Carpal Tunnel Syndrome be Covered by Workers’ Compensation?

 

SECTION 3: WORKERS COMPENSATION BENEFITS.

Calculation of my Workers Compensation Benefits

Light Duty Work Requirements

Employment Termination and my Benefits

 

SECTION 4: ISSUES AND CONCERNS WITH MY EMPLOYER.

Tips On Keeping Your Employment After An Accident On The Job

Permanent vs. Temporary Light Duty Employment

What if my employer uses my FMLA?

Is suing my employer an option in Nevada

 

SECTION 5: WORKERS COMPENSATION DISABILITY RATING.

Understanding Permanent Partial Disability Awards

What if the Insurer Doesn’t give me a Disability Rating?

What if I Don’t Agree with my Disability Rating?

Can I Get a Second Disability Rating?

 

SECTION 6: RETRAINING & VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION FOR INJURIES.

Can I Receive Vocational Rehabilitation Training?

How Much Re-training Am I Entitled To?

Lump Sum Buy-Out Option for Vocational Rehabilitation

How Can I Get the Most Out of My Rehabilitation Training?

Mileage Reimbursement and Per Diem Allowance for Travel

SECTION 7: WORKERS COMPENSATION ATTORNEYS

Should I Get an Attorney Involved with my Claim?

How Do I Know I Need an Attorney?

When I Won’t Represent Your Workers Compensation Claim

5 Reasons You Think You Might Not Need an Attorney for Your Claim

Firing Your Attorney and Hiring a New One

Can I File an Appeal on My Workers Compensation Claim?

File a Complaint with the Nevada Division of Industrial Relations

Attorney Negligence and My Workers Compensation Claim

SECTION 8: FRAUDULENT WORKERS COMPENSATION CLAIMS

Nevada Workers Comp Applicant / Claimant Fraud

Nevada Workers Compensation Employer Fraud

Nevada Workers Compensation Provider Fraud

Understanding Surveillance Investigations

SECTION 9: GOVERNMENT OVERSIGHT & INDUSTRY REGULATIONS

Nevada Attorney General’s Office

Nevada Workers Compensation Fraud Unit

Nevada Insurance Fraud Unit

WORKERS COMPENSATION FORMS

Workers Compensation Forms and Locations

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