The Risk Roundtable: Pre-Existing Conditions and Abdullah Credits in New Jersey Workers' Compensation



An Abdullah Credit is a credit for a pre-existing function loss to the same part of the body for which an award is being paid. In this episode, Weber Gallagher partners Jennifer Laver and Vanessa Mendelewski discuss Abdullah Credits and best practices for employers when they are seeking credit.

Jen and Vanessa review the process of getting credit, how to obtain medical evidence, the investigation process and more.

Our attorneys also discuss how Section 20 settlements can come into play when seeing credits.

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