What is Permanent Partial Disability?

Video Transcript When a claim is closed, even if you’re able to go back to work, or particularly if you’re able to go back to work, but have some limitation, there are benefits called permanent partial disability benefits that are available. If the injury is to your neck, your back, to your lungs, some other conditions, there’s a rating system […]

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What will happen to my claim if I move out-of-state?

Q: I suffered an injury to my knee while working in Tri-Cities. I have continued to treat with my local doctor and have not been able to return to work. My husband’s employer wants to transfer him to California. What will happen to my claim? A: The Department of Labor and Industries is more than equipped to handle situations like […]

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