Injured Workers FAQ: How to Navigate the Ohio Workers’ Comp system

Workers' Comp

Ohio’s workers’ compensation system may seem intimidating and difficult to navigate, but with the right tools and a helping hand from Taubman Law, we can help you understand the process When confronting a work-related injury, it may seem impossible to remember all of the steps to successfully submitting a claim that will ensure you all of the benefits you are …

Injured Workers FAQ: How to Navigate the Ohio Workers’ Comp system

What is Temporary Total Disability (TTD) in Ohio?

Workers' Comp

Workers’ compensation covers medical expenses and wage loss in the case of work related injury. This may include Temporary Total Disability Benefits. We will help you determine what rights you have. Temporary Total Disability (TTD) is a time in which an employee is rendered completely unable to work after sustaining a work related injury. TTD benefits are paid through the …

What is Temporary Total Disability (TTD) in Ohio?

How Does Workers’ Compensation Work in Ohio?

Workers' Comp

The Ohio’s workers’ compensation program may be difficult to comprehend, especially during the unfortunate time of injury. However, it is imperative to make sure you know what to expect and what is expected of you throughout the process. As if a work-related injury isn’t difficult enough to handle, navigating the workers’ compensation program can be an even bigger nightmare. But …

How Does Workers’ Compensation Work in Ohio?

Can I lose my BWC Claim if I Lose my Job?

Workers' Comp

Work related injury is difficult enough to deal with, but losing your job on top of that really puts you between a rock and a hard place. We want to help you understand your situation and let you know that there is hope. At Taubman Law, we understand the ins and out of the Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) and …

Can I lose my BWC Claim if I Lose my Job?

Cleveland RTA at fault again, numerous injuries reported

Lawsuits

The driver of a Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority bus that struck a bridge support Wednesday morning is among those injured in the crash, according to RTA spokeswoman Linda Krecic. Four people were taken to MetroHealth Medical Center after the bus crashed about 6 a.m. on St. Clair Avenue near East 131st Street. Two people suffered serious injuries and two …

Cleveland RTA at fault again, numerous injuries reported

Taubman Law Settles Three Car Accidents

Personal Injury, Settlements/Resolutions

Bruce Taubman and Taubman Law settled three soft tissue auto accidents in the last few days. Soft tissue auto accidents are accidents in which there are no broken or fractured bones, where the injury is not considered serious in nature. The first case involved a driver of a rental car whose not listed as a driver or insured with the …

Taubman Law Settles Three Car Accidents

Settlement reached in Workplace Sexual Harassment Case

Workers' Comp

A settlement has been reached in the case in which Taubman Law was handling on the behalf of our client a former Franklin County Common Pleas Court bailiff who alleged a judge sexual harassed her at work and a court administrator failed to act on her complaints. Our client served as a secretary and bailiff to then-Common Pleas Judge Tim …

Settlement reached in Workplace Sexual Harassment Case

Taubman Law files a new lawsuit

Workers' Comp

I just prepared a lawsuit against Cedar Point which has not been filed yet  but because it appears to be a negligence action or a derivative of negligence, there is a two year statute of limitations. What does this mean? This means there is two years from the date of the incident to file this lawsuit. The facts are that …

Taubman Law files a new lawsuit

Industrial injuries; forever changing people’s lives

Workers' Comp

In our 29 years of doing workers’ compensation law at Taubman Law, I have handled practically every type of claim. The bureau bifurcates, or divides out, benefits; nothing is automatic. Every claim must be applied for. Let’s look at Monica Thayer’s Industrial accident of July 2, 2012 and, as we do, ask yourself CAN THIS APPLY TO ME? Here’s the …

Industrial injuries; forever changing people’s lives

Ohio Workers’ Compensation: a creature of statute

Workers' Comp

Workers’ compensation is a creature of statute. That means all benefits and time limitations that affect injured workers are set down in writing. recently, I was talking to a client about the potential settlement of his 2007 workers’ compensation claim. He’s been on Temporary Total Disability (TTD) since the injury, which is almost unheard in today’s world. the BWC or …

Ohio Workers’ Compensation: a creature of statute