What Is An Independent Medical Examination (IME)?
The independent medical examination (IME) is really a defense medical examination. The workers’ compensation insurance company will ask that you be examined during an independent medical examination any time you have a work injury. The doctor can ask you questions, have you complete an information sheet or questionnaire, and of course perform a physical examination. […]
Growing Up Working In PA Workers’ Compensation
When I started in workers’ comp., I was 23 years old and I had only a vague idea of what it was. I was a recent college graduate with a degree in criminal justice and no idea what to do with it. All I knew is that I wanted to help people. After my first […]
Working in Workers’ Compensation PA During The Pandemic
Where did the year go? Did it not feel like the longest year of your life? These are two of the most frequently asked questions by many. The COVID-19 pandemic has changed life drastically for so many Americans, including the workers comp lawyers PA and staff at Pearson Koutcher Law. I know my life has […]