Workers Compensation

The Virginia Workers’ Compensation Act provides a legal framework to compensate injured workers for job-related injuries. It was designed to ensure that workers and their families are properly cared for and compensated following workplace injuries.

Salinas Chiropractor Arrested for Workers' Comp Fraud

Two plant managers and a “company doctor” were arrested during a factory investigation in Salinas, California, following a complaint that alleged that workers were being discouraged from filing workers' compensation claims for injuries sustained at the plant.  Chiropractor Robert Ray Schreiner was also charged in the same incident with 16 felony counts, including conspiring to deny injured workers their workers' compensation benefits, filing fraudulent insurance claims, and making false statements to an insurer.  Read more

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Representative Clients

A steam roller operator engaged in a work related argument with his foreman dismounted the roller without shutting the engine off.  The machine rolled over his leg, fracturing his tibia.  The employee’s negligent failure to shut the steam roller engine off after dismounting did not prevent recovery because it did not amount to willful misconduct. Read More

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