worker safety

14 Aug Under Arizona’s Workers’ Compensation Insurance, If Your Doctor Suggests Spinal Fusion Surgery, Must You Do It?

If you have a spine-related injury while working and are now on workers’ compensation insurance benefits, your doctor may suggest that you undergo spinal infusion surgery. This is a procedure whereby vertebrae in your spine are fused together to provide more support in your back....

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16 Jun Social Security Disability and Workers’ Compensation for Older Workers: When Does One Benefit Override or Supplement the Other?

Introduction A recent case out of Tennessee highlighted several issues concerning the physical deterioration of a body part over time, that of hearing loss due to extreme shop noise. In the case of Kevin W. Taylor versus G.UB.MK Constructors in Knoxville, Tennessee, Taylor had sued for hearing loss...

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