Claimant Terminated after Surveillance Still Receives a Significant Settlement

August 2016

Benefits were terminated by the insurer following the review of surveillance video by the insurer's physician.  The claimant contested the termination and was initially offered $1,000 by the insurer to resolve the claim.  Following mediation, Montana Work Comp Solutions was able to secure a settlement of $55,000 for the claimant.

Practice area(s): Workers Compensation

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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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