Your Personal Resource: EMD’s Glossary

Here, at Erwin, McCane & Daly, we pride ourselves on helping you get the information you need, efficiently and effectively.

It’s our goal to help you feel informed and empowered when deciding to work with a workers’ compensation attorney. That’s why we’ve put together this glossary of terminology we use to help you better understand what we do.

We hope you use this glossary as a resource to gain a deeper understanding of workers’ compensation and how we can assist. So, as your browse our content, please don’t hesitate to refer to this guide.

Our guide is in alphabetical order and contains a brief definition or description to help you better understand the terminology being used.

Remember: If you have specific questions, feel free to contact us. We’ll be here to help you gain a better understanding of workers’ compensation. So, you can feel encouraged that you’re making the right decision when filing.

Be sure to check out our blog. We have a large library of informative articles that can help you find the right answer to the questions you have.

What Injuries Qualify for Workers’ Comp?

man hurt on stairs

Workers’ compensation can be a very complicated issue to sort out. There are a variety of different factors that come into play, and without the guidance of a legal professional, it can all be very confusing. We’re going to break down some of the basics to help you understand what injuries are eligible for workers […]

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5 Top Benefits of a Workers Compensation Lawyer

construction workers outside a store

If you suffered a work-related injury or illness, you deserve the chance to get as much out of your workers’ compensation benefits as you can. So, if you’re thinking about hiring a workers’ compensation lawyer, there are five benefits you need to know about before opting not to get an attorney. In this blog, we’ll […]

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NYS Medical Treatment Guidelines: Hand, Wrist, and Forearm Injuries

Medical Treatment Guidelines

In 2010, New York State Worker’s Compensation Board established a single standard of medical care treatment for injured workers under the New York State Medical Treatment Guidelines. To this day, these guidelines continue to evolve. With the most formalized and complex medical treatment process, New York State (NYS) has developed strong legislation and measures surrounding […]

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Workers’ Compensation for Truck Drivers

Truck driver in front of trucks

Working as a truck driver is not an easy task and comes with a variety of safety risks. Injury from lifting, or dropping a heavy load you were transporting, or getting into an accident on the road are just a few. There are several things that can go wrong on the job and if they […]

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Still Have Questions: Contact EMD

If you think you can benefit from EMD’s legal services, contact us today to schedule your free consultation. We will go over certain aspects of your case to determine the best possible outcomes.

When you work with the legal experts of EMD, you have direct access to the resources and attorneys you need to succeed in getting the workers’ compensation you deserve.