Frequently Asked Questions
Will I have to attend court for my worker's compensation case?
Yes. Before final disposition of your case can occur you must appear before a Judge of Compensation. You will be notified in advance via mail or by a call from our office when you must appear in court.
How long will I be eligible for Worker's Compensation benefits?
Your authorized treating physician determines the length of your benefits. As long as they determine that you still meet the requirements that keep you from returning to work you may collect benefits. Once your doctor decides you are ready to return to your work your benefits will stop.
How much of my paycheck will Worker's Compensation cover?
The will receive up to 70%% of your pay up to a maximum amount that is determined each year by the New Jersey Department of labor.