Frequently Asked Questions    

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  • What do I do if I am a trucker that has been hurt on the job?
  • What if I can't go back to trucking?
  • If my wage was based upon mileage or the amount of the load, am I being paid the correct weekly disability rate?
  • Why are Workers' Compensation cases involving truckers unique?
  • What if someone other than my employer or co-worker caused my injury?
  • Am I entitled to worker's compensation benefits if I was injured while working as an independent owner-operator?
  • I am an owner/operator receiving coverage under workers' compensation, but I think my weekly benefits are too low.  What do I do?
  • My employer denied my workers' compensation claim, but I still have injuries that prevent me from returning to truck driving.  How can I get further medical treatment?
  • I am currently not trucking due to a work injury, and workers' compensation is covering all of my medical bills.  My employer has offered me COBRA, should I take it?
  • At my medical appointment today, someone I didn't know showed up to the appointment and introduced themselves as my medical case manager. Who/what is this, and how should I deal with him/her?