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There is no such thing as a dumb question!

Posted on: April 5th, 2018 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Why there are no dumb questions and answers that can help with your workers’ comp situation. We believe knowledge is power and there are no dumb questions. Understanding legal rights is the best way to ensure a quick and fair recovery. Here are five questions and answers employees should know about their workers’ comp benefits […]


Stop Falls. Save Lives.

Posted on: April 4th, 2018 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

MIOSHA awareness campaign to reduce workplace fatalities due to falls in the roofing industry. Michigan Occupational Safety & Health Administration (MIOSHA) continues its awareness campaign Stop Falls. Save Lives. with an emphasis on roofers in 2018. It aims to raise awareness and educate employers. Falls are the leading cause of death in construction. More information […]


New workers’ comp fee schedule

Posted on: April 3rd, 2018 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

WCA releases updated Health Care Services Rules and fee schedule with an effective date of March 15, 2018. The Workers’ Compensation Agency (WCA) has released updated Health Care Services Rules and fee schedule with an effective date of March 15, 2018. Highlights include updated laboratory procedure codes for drug testing, revised language for reimbursement of […]


Save insurance companies money at your expense!

Posted on: March 29th, 2018 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Our satirical list of top 10 ideas to save insurance companies money through workers’ compensation reform. Michigan workers’ compensation law went through major changes in 2011. These reform efforts have led the way to greatly reduced employee benefits and huge insurance company savings. The pure premium rate has now declined 45% with estimated businesses saving […]


5 questions to ask your workers’ comp lawyer when calling for a “status update”

Posted on: March 28th, 2018 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

What is going on with my Michigan workers’ comp case and why is it taking so long? We frequently get telephones calls from individuals represented by other law firms. They are unhappy with attorney communication and do not know what is going on with their case. Sitting at home without income and needing medical care […]


Workplace violence against health care workers a growing problem

Posted on: March 27th, 2018 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Health care workers face workplace violence from patients and workers’ compensation benefits should an injury occur. NBC News posted an interesting article examining the problem of workplace violence against health care workers. Turns out that health care workers face violence on average four times more than other private industries. It is estimated that 1 in […]


We are changing our law firm name

Posted on: March 22nd, 2018 by Jeffrey Kaufman No Comments

Our commitment to providing the best legal representation for clients seeking workers’ compensation benefits. We have some exciting news to share! We are proud to announce our law firm will now be called Berman & Kaufman, P.C. This name change recognizes the commitment Alex Berman and Jeffrey Kaufman have made to providing the best legal […]



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