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Work injury and restrictions question.
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I was recently injured at work and both the WC doctor and my doctor subsequently put my on a lifting restriction. My work however says that being on a restriction means I can't fulfill the essential job function and can't work. (Job requirements are to lift 50 pounds my restriction is 20). They "suggested" I talk to my doctor about whether I really need those restrictions. In the past the have found work to do for other employees on restrictions. It seems like from what I've read that because I was injured at work they do need to provide me with work within my restrictions but I'm not sure. I'm in Pennsylvania, thank you for any help.
 
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Work injury and restrictions question. - tarabeth - 11-16-2010, 10:53 PM
RE: Work injury and restrictions question. - Timothy Belt - 11-17-2010, 11:06 AM
RE: Work injury and restrictions question. - Timothy Belt - 11-17-2010, 03:51 PM

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