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Workers’ comp: Just a broken toe or Complex Regional Pain Syndrome?

Some doctors thought this employee could go back to work, while others said that wasn’t possible because she was still in pain. How did a court resolve this impasse?  [Read more…]

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Should injured employee receive more workers’ comp for complex regional pain syndrome?

Here’s a classic case of what happens when doctors differ on the diagnosis of an injured employee in a workers’ comp case.  [Read more…]

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Employee committed insurance fraud: Why does he still get workers’ comp?

When an employee is convicted of insurance fraud in a workers’ comp case, he’s barred from receiving benefits, right? Not necessarily, as this case shows.  [Read more…]

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