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  • Voc Rehab: What It Is, and How It Can Help You
    Voc Rehab: What It Is, and How It Can Help You

    The goal of the workers’ compensation system is to help injured workers recover so they can get back to work as soon as it is safe to do so. But sometimes, injured workers may be left with certain ...

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  • Update:  Ohio Firefighter Cancer Presumption Law
    Update: Ohio Firefighter Cancer Presumption Law

    The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation released the new C-265 form for firefighters, or their dependents, to apply for workers' compensation benefits when a diagnosis of cancer has been made due to ...

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  • Big Brother Is Watching
    Big Brother Is Watching

    It’s a good idea in general to keep your social media accounts private, but especially if you’ve been injured at work. You may just want to show your friends and family a cute picture of you holding ...

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  • Temporary Total Disability
    Temporary Total Disability "Don'ts"

    When you are receiving Temporary Total Disability (TTD) in your workers’ compensation claim, your doctor is certifying that you are temporarily unable to return to the job you held at the time of ...

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  • Compensation Rates Increase for 2014
    Compensation Rates Increase for 2014

    For injured workers who sustain injuries or occupational diseases in 2014, their maximum rates of compensation will be as follows: The maximum weekly temporary total disability compensation rate is ...

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  • Requesting a Disability Percentage Increase
    Requesting a Disability Percentage Increase

    If you have retired under the Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund, you may request a reconsideration of your percentage of disability if you were granted less than the maximum. Ohio Revised Code 742.39(B) ...

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