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Psychological Treatment Under the L&I System

August 3rd, 2017 Posted by Workers' Compensation 0 comments on “Psychological Treatment Under the L&I System”

There is a natural psychological impact on any worker who has been seriously injured and/or unable to work for a long period of time.  The most common psychological conditions are the  result of a psychosocial fallout of serious injuries or occupational diseases are depression, anxiety and various adjustment disorders.  Many injured or sick workers suffer without seeking treatment even though treating the psychological damage of an injury or disease may be even more important (in individual cases) than treating the physical harm of that injury.  Each person reacts to serious injury or disease in their own way, but the vast majority of those who have suffered serious limitations related to their L&I matter will require psychiatric assistance. (more…)

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How to Handle Truck Driver & Delivery Driver Injuries

August 3rd, 2017 Posted by Workers' Compensation 0 comments on “How to Handle Truck Driver & Delivery Driver Injuries”

At Washington Law Center, we are very familiar with the injuries/occupational diseases suffered by truck drivers and delivery drivers. At any one time we represent numerous workers injured in this line of work.  Whether it’s climbing in and out of cabs, tying down loads, manipulating cargo during delivery or just the process of sitting while suffering over the road vibrations; truck driving and delivery drivers can take a tremendous toll on the body.  In addition, truck and delivery drivers are often the victims of motor vehicle accidents in which non-professional drivers cause injurious accidents to the professionals.  These are just some of the examples of ways professional truck drivers get injured or worn down over time.  Either way, a workers’ compensation or Labor & Industries claim should be filed in Washington. (more…)

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When Does A Labor & Industries Case Close?

March 14th, 2017 Posted by Workers' Compensation 0 comments on “When Does A Labor & Industries Case Close?”

The Department of Labor and Industries is a massive executive branch agency that uses claims managers who are not attorneys (and who are not even supervised by attorneys). They make critical legal decisions that determine the substantive rights of injured workers.

What could possibly go wrong? In practice, pretty much everything.   (more…)

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