Should TTD Benefits be Paid to Injured Workers on Light Duty if COVID-19 Forces Employers to Shutter?
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – If a business closes due to COVID-19, should payers provide temporary total disability benefits to injured workers on light duty? In Minnesota and New Jersey, probably not. But in Wisconsin and Alabama, they should. Then again, it all depends on a variety of factors.
That was the consensus of attorneys weighing in on the complexities of temporary disability benefits owed – or not – to injured workers during the coronavirus pandemic. ...
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