Workers Comp Physical Impairment Ratings

Permanent Partial Disability or Temporary Total Disability If you were seriously injured or ill and have received 104 weeks (2 years) of workers’ compensation payments, the workers’ comp insurer will assume you have achieved maximum medical improvement (MMI) and petition for a physical impairment rating.

Pittsburgh Workers Comp Attorney
A Pennsylvania appellate court made the unusual announcement that it was constrained to deny an injured worker prescription narcotic painkillers despite “profound sympathy” for the worker’s circumstances. The worker was employed by a mental health agency and was injured at work.