tendon tear in shoulder and 2 hernited discs
I was in an accident on the job on 10/06, and finally received my worker comp in 3 mos later. i just had surgery on my shoulder 2 weeks ago and have to still see a doctor for my back. the insurance adj now wants me to see a wc designated doc to determine my mmi, impairment rating, when i can return to work, and extent of compensable injury. what does this now mean for me, what is compensable injury and is it time that i start looking for a lawyer?
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Re: tendon tear in shoulder and 2 hernited discs
look for a lawyer...insurers such as this one will repeatedly ask for exams to cut you off..hopefully the initial description of your injury covers all injured body parts