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Texas Appeals Panel Decision No. 100201 – Disability

By Stuart D. Colburn, Shareholder, Downs Stanford The Hearing Officer did not find disability immediately following the injury. The injured worker was taken by ambulance to the emergency room and received narcotic medications. The emergency room referred her to an orthopedic but at the same time...

Workers’ Compensation, Return to Work, and the Americans with Disabilities Act

Best practices for complying with the spirit and law of the Americans with Disabilities Act as amended in 2009 Roger Rabb, J.D., Special Correspondent for the LexisNexis Workers’ Compensation eNewsletter Employers dealing with injured workers are often preoccupied in the early stages of the...