$35,000 Awarded for Workers’ Compensation AccidentSeptember 1, 2013
Thomas F. Dorn Jr. Esq., Certified Workers’ Compensation and Certified Civil Trial Attorney by the Supreme Court of New Jersey, announces a $35,000 award for a Workers’ Compensation Case. The worker injured his lower back lifting a heavy machine at work. The workers’ compensation insurance company originally refused to send him to a back specialist. After motion papers were filed, the insurance company sent him to an orthopedic specialist who performed a diskectomy procedure on the worker’s lower back. The employee, who worked part-time, was awarded $35,000.