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10 Must Knows- Maryland Workers Compensation

Below are 10 things that injured workers should know about Maryland Workers Compensation For a free consultation with workers comp attorney Andrew M. Rodabaugh call +1 (410) 937-1659     OR      Email 1.  Filing “the” Maryland Workers’ Compensation Claim In order to be protected by Maryland workman’s compensation laws a claim must be filed with the Workers […]

Nurse Case Manager-MARYLAND WORKERS COMPENSATION

Who is this Nurse Case Manager on my workers comp case? After being injured on the job and receiving some medical treatment there may come a time when the adjuster or case manager assigns a nurse case manager (NCM) to your case.  You do have rights regarding this case manager and there are some boundaries […]

Notices and forms – Maryland Workers Compensation Attorney

Forms and Notices in Maryland workers Compensation cases are common For a no cost consultation with Maryland workers compensation attorney Andrew Rodabaugh call  +1 (410) 937-1659     OR         Email   I received a notice in the mail that issues have been filed in my workmans comp case. You have received a “Notice of Issues Filed.”  This […]

Claim Form – Maryland Workers Compensation

How do I file a workers compensation claim in Maryland? For a no cost consultation with Maryland workers compensation attorney Andrew Rodabaugh call+1 (410) 937-1659     OR         Email The Claim Form can be obtained on the Maryland Workers Compensation website.  It is important to know that the form must be complete and instructions must be followed […]

Second opinion? Choice of treating Doctor? Maryland law

Second opinions or an opinion from a doctor of the injured workers choice is not forbidden under Maryland Law It is imperative to the injured workers’ case that they understand the distinction between a second opinion and an Independent Medical Evaluation (IME).  Second opinions are performed by a doctor that is considering treating the patient […]

Light Duty or restricted duty- Maryland Workers Compensation

An Employer must provide true light duty work to injured Maryland workers Regularly, employers indicate to the employee that they have light duty work available for the employee.  When the employee returns to work he or she is pressured into performing tasks that are outside of the limitations the doctor ordered.  While some flexibility on […]

Settlement or Permanency- Maryland Workers Compensation

Settlement and Permanency is often mistakenly referred to synonymously by injured workers.  Here are the ways to obtain compensation at the end of a Maryland workers compensation case. Calculating a settlement figure is not an easy task.  Having a complete understanding of the various types of settlement and permanency awards is only the beginning.  Settlement […]

When will my Maryland Workers Compensation case settle?

Maryland Workers Compensation settlements can take some time to perfect To speak in person with a Maryland Workers Compensation Attorney call    +1 (410) 937-1659     OR         Email The Short Answer: A Maryland Workers Compensation case can settle at any time during the below process if all parties are on the same page regarding the terms of […]

Changing Jobs – Maryland Workers Compensation

Changing jobs will not destroy your workers comp case but consider speaking with an attorney first. To speak with a Maryland Workers Compensation Attorney for free call +1 (410) 937-1659     OR         Email Compensation Rate May Change Lost wages/Temporary Total Disability– The employee may currently be receiving lost wages from the Maryland workman’s comp insurer because […]