Keeping the exposure down during a workers’ compensation claim is difficult enough. With the deck perpetually stacked against the carrier in New York, enforcing limits on indemnity and medical benefits can be a daunting task. What happens, however, when claims that impact your workers’ compensation reserves arise outside of the Workers’ Compensation Board? Increasingly, we are seeing no-fault insurance carriers and medical providers commencing civil actions against the workers’ compensation carrier for reimbursement of alleged no-fault benefits. We are also seeing our clients receive hundreds, if not thousands, of HIMP-1 demands from the claimant health insurers each year. Some of these demands can be for tens of thousands of dollars! In this episode, “Extra-Comp” Exposure: How to Combat No-Fault and HIMP Claims, Civil Practice Group leader Christopher Major, Esq. breaks down how you can see these claims coming, and how to fight back when you get one!
What is “Defending Employers: Audio From Lois Law Firm, Workers’ Compensation Defense Attorneys”?
This is the audio feed from Lois Law Firm’s popular webinar training series. Every month the Firm’s attorneys present different topics in workers’ compensation. Meant as a “101-” level training course, the attorneys present a fresh take on common issues in workers’ compensation defense.
Special Reports. When emerging legal issues arise that impact employers, Lois Law Firm publishes special presentations. These special events, hosted by attorneys and presented in plain English, make the emergent changes understandable for business owners, insurance carriers, and other attorneys.