$1,180.00/Week for Life
An arbitrator ordered the employer to pay $1,180.00 per week for life, in addition to lifetime benefits for treatment of the Teamsters injuries.
- The Case
The Teamster, a truck driver, was delivering pipe for a pipeline. He slipped on mud at work and subsequently filed a workers’ compensation case. The employer disputed the injured worker’s eligibility for benefits, requiring Marc Perper to try the case.
- In Depth Look
Workers’ compensation attorney and Horwitz, Horwitz & Associates Partner, Marc Perper, obtained an award of $1,180.00 per week for life plus lifetime medical benefits for treatment of the Teamster’s injuries. In addition, the workers’ compensation insurance carrier for the employer had to pay his past medical bills and lost time benefits at two-thirds of his average weekly wage, tax free. Marc achieved the maximum recovery allowed under the Illinois workers compensation laws in this case.
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