Hello There, Guest! Login Register
Index    |     Search    |     Members    |     Help

Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Injury while out on work comp Ny state
#1
I am out on work comp in Ny state due to a rotator cuff tear, had it repaired but still out till it heals. My question is if i hurt my other shoulder doing normal things I need to do to live comfortably would it be covered under the same claim! Ie I heat with wood and I think i hurt my other shoulder while carring wood in and favoring my allready repaired shoulder
 
Reply
#2
doubtful. the connection to the work injury would have to be more direct causation.
choosing to carry too much wood with your uninjured shoulder is too loose a link to your employment.
In any event you would need strong medical evidence to support such a claim; do you have a doctor that will make the connection?
Reminder :
........Each state has their own comp system; POST YOUR STATE to get accurate information. Use the search feature to find information from similar questions.
THANKS FOR POSTING.
 
Reply
  


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Work Comp Lien with Fradulent Amounts samistheman 5 3,408 10-29-2018, 05:10 PM
Last Post: 1171
  NY WORK COMP BOARD EXPANDING DRUG FORMULARY.... 1171 0 139 10-24-2018, 02:10 PM
Last Post: 1171
  Florida - Worker comp injury Remymartin74 3 214 10-05-2018, 06:49 PM
Last Post: 1171
  Work comp overpayment Golfgod00 2 473 07-28-2018, 06:45 PM
Last Post: 1171
  Virginia Work Comp/ Forced surgery Kedward7 4 869 04-12-2018, 02:36 PM
Last Post: 1171
Shy Work related/induced stress & workers comp heartworkerNC 6 3,117 03-21-2018, 07:39 PM
Last Post: 1171
  Work Comp SSDI Offset-Hartman formula kong 5 11,177 03-17-2018, 02:20 PM
Last Post: Seeking Help
Question State Employee Injury OfficialKeyHolder 1 545 03-12-2018, 11:50 PM
Last Post: kibby
  Re injured myself (not the workers comp injury) 241050 3 1,344 03-10-2018, 12:45 AM
Last Post: 1171
  Who pays for surgery if work comp is denied Dayneliski 3 1,523 02-27-2018, 02:48 PM
Last Post: Cashiered Too

Forum Jump:


Browsing: 1 Guest(s)