Strange but True Workers' Compensation Cases
1 hour 30 minutes
Become familiar with strange but true cases and help develop current and long-term strategies for when claims arise.
Many approach workers’ compensation with fear. Each claim can be a frightening experience and a costly one; but learning about all of the many strange and unusual workers compensation cases can help reduce the often-stressful approach to claim handling. This material will explain many court decisions and results of unique workers’ compensation claims. This information is important for employers, employees, and managers. It is intended to reduce the anxiety and exposure when workers’ compensation claims do arise. It is anticipated that you will leave with a desire to tackle any workers’ compensation dilemma with a fresh and positive approach and have some fun.
• You will be able to describe many unusual workers’ compensation fact patterns.
• You will be able to discuss unique approaches to understanding what constitutes a medical benefit.
• You will be able to explain the word compensability.
• You will be able to recognize many new potential workers’ compensation claims.