Statistics illustrate emerging trends in Michigan’s workers’ compensation system.
How long does it really take to resolve a workers’ compensation case? The chart below shows the age of currently pending cases across the State of Michigan. Most people see resolution within a 12 months.
What about the average settlement? This amount was $59,208.72 in 2014. The downward trend reflects pro business changes.
How about the odds of winning your case at trial? Here are the magistrate disposition statistics for 2014. Not exactly encouraging for individuals seeking an open award of workers’ compensation benefits.
The amount of new cases each year has dropped sharply over the last decade. This trend continues in 2014 with a 12.8% decrease.
Michigan Workers Comp Lawyers never charges a fee to evaluate a potential case. Our law firm has represented injured and disabled workers exclusively for more than 35 years. Call (855) 221-2667 for a free consultation today.