Posted on Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 at 2:00 pm
Employees who are injured while working in Virginia are entitled to compensation if they cannot work due to a workplace accident of illness.
During the time the work spends on getting healthy, the worker who qualifies for benefits receives 2/3rds of the gross weekly wage up to 500 weeks. There are a few exceptions to this rule:
When workers reach their maximum medical improvement, an overall settlement of their wages and projected future medical expenses may be a possibility.
Workers’ compensation lawyer Joe Miller has been helped thousands of Virginia workers get the benefits they deserve. He has been helping injured workers for over 25 years file their claims and prepare their cases for hearing. He negotiates fair settlements before mediators and works to maximize your benefits. He fights to get the right classification of your disability. Make the call today to Joe Miller at 888-694-1671 and ask for Joe Miller, or email email@example.com.