Category Archives: Workers’ Compensation

Attendant Care in Worker’s Compensation Cases

New Decision in regards to Workers’ Compensation and Attendant Care Benefits January 21, 2017 In a 22 page opinion, a panel of the Court of Appeals recently clarified the rulings on attendant care expenses in the area of Workers’ Compensation. The case is Thompson v. International Paper Co., (COA15-1383). The … Continued

New Decision in regards to Workers’ Compensation and Attendant Care Benefits

In a 31 page opinion, a panel of the Court of Appeals recently clarified the rulings on attendant care expenses in the area of Workers’ Compensation. The case is Chandler v Atl. Scrap & Processing,  (14-1351). At issue was the reasonableness of plaintiff’s delay in requesting compensation for attendant care services, … Continued