First Day of Fall (Autumn Equinox 2017)

Posted on: September 21st, 2017 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Warning for people who must work outside during the fall months. Tomorrow is the first day of fall. While temperatures are still moderate, this is going to change fast.  Average temperatures for October are in the 30s and 40s. The season’s first snow is just around the corner. We want you to be safe while […]

Workers’ Comp Law Scholarship (2018)

Posted on: September 20th, 2017 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Our $500 law scholarship is now open to all 1L, 2L and 3L students. We are pleased to announce that our Workers’ Comp Law Scholarship is now open. A $500.00 cash prize will be awarded to one applicant in 2018. This is our small way of giving back and all law students are encouraged to […]

Opioid reimbursement under workers’ comp

Posted on: September 19th, 2017 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

What your physician needs to know about workers’ comp and opioid reimbursement rules in Michigan. Michigan has seen a dramatic reduction (37%) in opioid prescriptions for patients on workers’ comp. This decrease has been attributed to new administrative rules that were adopted in 2014. Reimbursement for opioids under workers’ comp are no longer authorized beyond […]

Back to school. Time for a pop quiz!

Posted on: September 14th, 2017 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Take our pop quiz and see if you understand Michigan workers’ comp law. Q1. Mark was hurt at work and given six days off. Does he qualify for wage loss benefits under workers’ comp? A1. Michigan law requires a person to be disabled for a period of at least seven days. He will not receive […]

National Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month

Posted on: September 13th, 2017 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Raising awareness about spinal cord injury and medical treatment options under workers’ compensation in Michigan. The U.S. Senate has designated September as National Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month. This important resolution was passed to express support for better treatments, more effective therapies, and a cure for paralysis. Our law firm wants to help raise awareness […]

Getting hurt at work can be a nightmare

Posted on: September 12th, 2017 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Channel 7 reports on man’s quest for workers’ comp benefits and how it has turned into a nightmare. We are always looking for news items that impact our clients. WXYZ published a video about a man who is fighting to get his workers’ comp benefits. It is has turned into a nightmare for him because the […]

New Fall TV Shows (2017)

Posted on: September 7th, 2017 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Tongue-in-cheek list of television shows that our lawyers and staff want to see on the fall schedule. It’s that time of year when new TV shows are premiering. This can provide much needed relief for our clients who are stressed about their workers’ compensation cases. We think laughter is the best medicine. Here is our […]

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