ISBN: 978-1-934651-78-0; 1-934651-78-8
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Written by Eleanor Laws, an Administrative Law Judge, Federal Sector Workers’ Compensation Basics describes the worker's compensation process, from internal agency handling of a claim through the OWCP process. This Basics book sets forth the elements required to establish a claim for compensation and provides tips for contesting (or "controverting") claims.
Supervisors and employees who need to know the essentials of workers' compensation but whose day-to-day duties are not focused on the workers' compensation process can rely on this text to better understand:
- Requests for reconsideration
- Appeals to the ECAB
- Emotional Conditions
- Continuation of Pay
- Disability and Death Benefits
- Schedule Awards
- Medical Treatment
- Privacy Act Consideration
Also included is a detailed table of contents.
Available as a downloadable .pdf ebook, book or .pdf ebook sent on CD-ROM. The .pdf ebook contains hyperlinks that allow the reader to move quickly between the Table of Contents and the corresponding portions of the text. Internal hyperlinks serve as a cross-reference feature within the text, and web links of major cases take users to full text versions available online.