Archive | January, 2018

THE SUBSEQUENT INJURY FUND- SIF OF MARYLAND

WHAT IS THE SUBSEQUENT INJURY FUND (SIF) AS IT RELATES TO WORKERS COMPENSATION CASES IN MARYLAND? The Subsequent Injury Fund created by Maryland law is a state agency which, in some workers compensation cases, provides additional compensation to injured workers who have pre-existing medical conditions that affect their ability to work to some degree.  The […]

KOREAN SPEAKING WORKERS COMPENSATION LAWYER?

Is it Necessary to have Korean Speaking workers compensation attorney? Korean Speaking employees hurt at work do not necessarily need a Korean speaking workers compensation attorney It is understandable that those who are injured on the job want an attorney who speaks their language.  It certainly would make communication easier to have an attorney that […]

MMI – MAXIMUM MEDICAL IMPROVEMENT – WORKERS COMP

        Maximum Medical Improvement- MMI Maximum Medical Improvement (MMI) is a term regarding the treatment status of a patient.  When a patient is at mmi they have, according to that particular doctor, reached a plateau in treatment.  They are no longer benefiting from treatment and there simply is no other treatment options […]