Don't Forget! July 1st rate change in New York.

New York’s maximum compensation rate – for temporary total disability and permanent total disability – just went up effective July 1st to $772.96. The new, higher rate will be in effect until June 30, 2012.

Greg Lois is the managing partner of LOIS LLC and dedicates his practice to defending employers and carriers in New York and New Jersey workers' compensation claims. Greg is the author of a popular series of "Handbooks" on workers' compensation, and is the co-author of the 2016-2019 Lexis-Nexis New Jersey Workers' Compensation Practice Guide. Greg can be reached at 201-880-7213 or