Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) and Wisconsin Work Comp
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: Connecting Scheduled and Unscheduled Injuries in Wisconsin Workers Compensation. Since 1993, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) has become the term used by health professionals to describe the condition formerly known as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy now CRPS-I, and Causalgia now CRPS-II. Both CRPS types I and II are characterized with excessive or… Read more
Who Is Covered by Wisconsin Worker’s Compensation Law?
WHO IS COVERED BY WISCONSIN WORKER’S COMPENSATION LAW? All employees working for an employer (other than farmers) with three or more workers are protected immediately by the Worker’s Compensation Act. Employers with fewer than three workers come under the law if they pay wages of $500 or more in any quarter of a calendar year…. Read more
SSDI Benefits and Workers’ Compensation: Can I Receive Both in Wisconsin?
Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and workers’ compensation are separate programs run by the Social Security Administration (SSA) and your home state respectively. The short answer to the question of whether you can receive both workers’ comp and SSDI benefits at the same time is: yes. However, the criteria for claimants of both benefits are… Read more
2017 LIRC Case Summary from Wisconsin’s top workers compensation law firm
Below please find a summary of several important cases along with the a summary of the decisions that LIRC made in 2017. These decisions will continue to shape Wisconsin worker’s compensation in the years to come. LIRC DECISIONS Vera v. Southwest Airlines, WCC# 2015-020808 (LIRC July 28, 2017) Goman v. Tutor-Perini Corp, wee #2015-011682 (LIRC August… Read more
Wisconsin Worker’s Compensation Settlement Chart
At Tabak Law our experienced team of Wisconsin worker’s compensation attorneys understand that not every Wisconsin workers compensation claim follows a simple and straightforward path. That is why we are here to help you along the way. If you have been injured at work contact Tabak Law for a risk free consultation to ensure you… Read more
Milwaukee Wisconsin Workers Compensation Lawyer
Milwaukee Wisconsin Workers Comp Lawyer Tabak Law represents injured workers all around the state of Wisconsin, we currently represent hundreds of injured workers on their Milwaukee workers compensation claims. This is one of the reasons we are considered a top Milwaukee workers compensation lawyer. We represent injured working men and women throughout Wisconsin in workers’… Read more
What Injuries Are Covered by Wisconsin Worker’s Compensation Law?
INJURIES COVERED BY WORKER’S COMPENSATION LAW Wisconsin’s workers compensation law defines an injury as any mental or physical harm due to workplace accidents or diseases, including accidental damage to artificial limbs, dental appliances and teeth. Injuries covered under worker’s compensation law of Wisconsin include: Wisconsin Workers Compensation Law Covers Physical harm or injury such as bruises,… Read more
Who Is Covered By The Worker’s Compensation Law In Wisconsin?
WHO IS COVERED BY THE WORKER’S COMPENSATION LAW? All employees working for an employer (other than farmers) with three or more workers are protected immediately by the Worker’s Compensation Act. Employers with fewer than three workers come under the law if they pay wages of $500 or more in any quarter of a calendar year…. Read more