About: Jeffrey Kaufman

Website
http://www.workerscomplawyerhelp.com/work-comp-attorneys/lawyer-jeffrey-kaufman/
Profile
Jeffrey E. Kaufman is a Michigan workers compensation attorney at the Law Offices of Alex Berman, PC. Jeffrey believes all injured workers deserve to be on equal footing with insurance companies and employers, and fights tenaciously so their rights are secured and protected.

Posts by Jeffrey Kaufman:

Part 1 of 2: Workers’ Compensation and Social Security Benefits

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted December 18th, 2018

What disabled employees need to know about Michigan workers’ compensation and Social Security retirement benefits. Yahoo.com published a good overview for people who want to collect Social Security retirement benefits. Full retirement age will increase to 66.5 starting in 2019. Individuals can also collect retirement benefits at age 62 but will end up getting much […]


MAJ Workers’ Compensation/Social Security Seminar (2019)

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted December 13th, 2018

Attorney Jeffrey Kaufman will be co-moderating the MAJ Workers’ Compensation/Social Security Seminar. I will be again co-moderating the MAJ Workers’ Compensation/Social Security Seminar. It is scheduled for January 25, 2019 with registration beginning at 8:30 am. The location is Four Points by Sheraton, 27000 South Karevich Dr., Novi. This is a great opportunity for attorneys […]


Understanding the 2019 Weekly Benefit Tables

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted December 12th, 2018

How tax filing status and number of dependents can impact the payment rate under workers’ compensation in Michigan. Yesterday’s blog post was about the 2019 Weekly Benefit Tables being released. It discussed how to calculate an employee’s average weekly wage and figure out the payment rate under workers’ compensation in Michigan. Two additional factors that […]


2019 Weekly Benefit Tables Now Available

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted December 11th, 2018

Workers’ Compensation Agency (WCA) releases 2019 Weekly Benefit Tables and how to calculate payment rate. Our experience shows that insurance companies make frequent errors and they are never in the claimant’s favor. Here are some instructions on using the 2019 Weekly Benefits Tables so you can double check the payment rate. Please remember that payments […]


Part 3 of 3: Top Workers’ Comp Questions (2018)

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted December 6th, 2018

We answer some of the most asked workers’ compensation questions in 2018 and explain how to get medical treatment after a cut-off. Access to medical care is perhaps the most important benefit under workers’ compensation in Michigan. All reasonable and necessary medical treatment should be covered without co-pays or deductibles. Medical care includes payment for […]


Part 2 of 3: Top Workers’ Comp Questions (2018)

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted December 5th, 2018

We answer some of the most asked workers’ compensation questions in 2018 and explain the weekly wage loss benefit. Many people live paycheck-to-paycheck and missing work is simply not an option. Getting hurt on-the-job can turn their lives upside down. We have seen disabled people lose their homes and be unable to put food on […]


Part 1 of 3: Top Workers’ Comp Questions (2018)

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted December 4th, 2018

We answer some of the most asked workers’ compensation questions in 2018 and explain options when an employer refuses to accept a claim for benefits. Michigan law requires payment of workers’ compensation benefits to employees hurt on-the-job. These include lost wages, medical treatment, and vocational rehabilitation. Some employers refuse to accept claims for workers’ compensation […]


Answers to workers’ comp questions now!

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted November 29th, 2018

Law firm staff can help with status updates, general questions, and make sure your file is up to date. Our annual Thanksgiving blog post was devoted to people who help after a workplace accident. Included on the list was our law firm staff who answer general questions and help prepare cases for trial and/or settlement. […]


MiScorecard Performance Summary (Sept. 2018)

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted November 28th, 2018

Workers’ Compensation Agency (WCA) releases its MiScorecard for end of 3rd quarter 2018. Governor Rick Snyder created Michigan Dashboard to provide a quick assessment of state government. We have been critical of this tool because of the metrics used and the missing human component. The WCA has now released its MiScorecard for reporting period September […]


Winter has come early this year for Michigan

Written by Jeffrey Kaufman Posted November 27th, 2018

Types of workers’ comp claims that are covered in Michigan when employees get hurt because of ice and snow. Temperatures are dropping into the 30s and snow has already fallen. Winter has indeed come early this year! Here is our annual warning for cold weather danger. We frequently have clients hurt from a slip and […]


Injured On The Job: A Guide to Michigan Workers Compensation Law Injured On
The Job
A Guide to Michigan Workers Compensation Law Free Book
Free Consultation