Workers' Compensation Academy: New Jersey Temporary Disability and Permanency Disability Calculations and Benefits


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Weber Gallagher Workers’ Compensation Partners Jennifer G. Laver and Robert R. Hanneman Jr. discuss the different types of benefits employees are entitled to following a work accident. Jen and Rob review the two types of indemnity payments New Jersey allows, which are temporary and permanency benefits. Rob delves into specifics regarding temporary benefits, including what average weekly wage is, when you can collect, how to calculate and more. Jen then details specifics about permanency benefits, which include permanent partial disability (Section 20 and Order Approving Settlement) and briefly discusses total permanent disabilities.

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