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What to Do When a Workplace Accident Occurs: A Checklist for Employees

Erwin, McCane & Daly | Thursday, November 01, 2018
While many employers will say it’s best to avoid accidents while on the job, the simple truth is we don’t live in a perfect world and  [Read more...]

Medical Treatment Guidelines FAQs

Erwin, McCane & Daly | Thursday, October 11, 2018
Sustaining an injury or becoming ill due to a workplace incident or workplace environment has to be handled differently than a typical injury. Workers [Read more...]

Should You Settle Your Workers’ Comp Case or Go to Trial

Erwin, McCane & Daly | Friday, September 14, 2018
During your workers’ compensation case, it is possible you could be approached with the opportunity of settling the case rather than going to co [Read more...]

New York State Workers’ Comp Board Makes Improvements

Erwin, McCane & Daly | Friday, August 03, 2018
Announced earlier this year, the New York State Workers’ Compensation Board announced a proposed increase in medical reimbursement for providers [Read more...]

When Does a Doctor Need Advance Authorization

Erwin, McCane & Daly | Friday, July 06, 2018
Throughout your workers’ compensation case, it is imperative to have a good understanding of where your case stands in addition to how your medi [Read more...]

Getting Your Personal Time Back From Work after an Injury

Erwin, McCane & Daly | Monday, June 04, 2018
It is a common occurrence for those who suffered a workplace injury and filed a workers’ compensation case to have to use the personal time they [Read more...]

Collecting Workers’ Comp if you’ve had the Same Injury

Erwin, McCane & Daly | Friday, May 04, 2018
The overall goal of workers, and their doctors, who have sustained a workplace injury is to heal and become healthy enough to the point where returnin [Read more...]

Is Your Employer Obligated to Hold Your Job

Erwin, McCane & Daly | Thursday, April 05, 2018
If you have sustained a workplace injury and have qualified to receive workers’ compensation (https://www.emdlaw.com/workers-comp/do-i-qualify), [Read more...]

2018 Update to Scheduled Loss of Use and Permanent Impairment Guidelines

Erwin, McCane & Daly | Tuesday, March 06, 2018
The Workers’ Compensation law §15(3)(x) which was enacted as part of the 2017 executive budget called upon the Workers’ Compensation  [Read more...]

HIPAA Guidelines and Workers’ Compensation

Erwin, McCane & Daly | Thursday, February 08, 2018
The Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act (HIPAA) was put into effect to protect paper form medical records. This has since been updated to  [Read more...]