$15,000 Settlement for Injured Worker Maintaining Time of Injury Position

January 2015

VH filed a claim describing a fall that occurred several months before filing the claim.  The insurer denied citing claimant's pre-existing condition.  Medical recommendations were limited to a short series of injections.  The claimant did not miss any work and maintained her employment with her time of injury position while resolving the claim for $15,000.

Practice area(s): Workers Compensation


Since 1996, Montana Work Comp Solutions has been creating options for parties in dispute. Removing barriers, solving problems. Attorney Dean Blackaby is committed to generating the best result based on the facts and the goals of his client. All fees for injured workers are contingent fees regulated by the Montana Department of Labor. Fees are collected based on the benefits obtained by the attorney. Fees for mediation and settlement consultation are based on hourly charges.


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