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Claims Management Techniques in Workers' Compensation Cases

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Agenda

Accident Investigation

  • What Constitutes Notice of Injury?
  • Documentation and Witness Preservation
  • Assessment of Allegations: Does This Make Sense?
Interaction With Insurance Carrier or Servicing Agent

  • What Information Does Your Claims Representative Need?
  • Who Is in Charge of the Case?
  • Appropriate and Inappropriate Input
Interaction With Counsel

  • Ethical Considerations: Communication With the Represented Employee
  • Communication With Defense Counsel: Whose Lawyer Is It?
Post-Injury Re-Employment

  • The Good – Mitigation of Loss
  • The Bad – Risks Inherent With Re-Employing the Injured Worker
  • The Ugly – Subsequent Accident and Employee Morale
Managing the Managers

  • Education and Training
  • Management Culture
Faculty

Geoffrey S. Lockyer, Weber Gallagher Simpson Stapleton Fires & Newby LLP

  • Attorney with Weber Gallagher Simpson Stapleton Fires & Newby LLP
  • Devotes his practice to the defense of workers' compensation matters in Delaware and Pennsylvania, on behalf of insurance carriers, self-insured entities and third-party administrators
  • Has litigated workers' compensation matters before the Delaware Industrial Accident Board; and Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Judges and the Appeal Board member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and is a member of the Delaware County Bar Association and serves as a Delaware County Arbitrator
  • J.D. degree, Widener University School of Law; B.A. degree, The Ohio State University
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Zachary M. Rubinich, Weber Gallagher Simpson Stapleton Fires & Newby LLP

  • Partner with Weber Gallagher Simpson Stapleton Fires & Newby LLP
  • Devotes his practice to defending and prosecuting workers' compensation matters on behalf of insurance carriers, self-insured entities and third-party administrators throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • Counsels employers concerning employment practices, claims management, workplace safety issues, return to work programs, and risk management of workers' compensation issues
  • Achieved the highest rating from Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
  • Was recently certified as a specialist in the practice of workers' compensation law by the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Section on Workers' Compensation Law as authorized by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court
  • Recognized by the publisher of the Pennsylvania edition of Super Lawyers magazine as a Rising Star for 2013 and also received this recognition for 2010, 2011 and 2012
  • Has lectured on various issues involving the practice of Pennsylvania workers' compensation to numerous employers, insurance carriers and self-insured entities
  • J.D. degree, Widener University School of Law; B.A. degree in political science and economics, cum laude, Lycoming Colleg
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Richard K. Tavani, Weber Gallagher Simpson Stapleton Fires & Newby LLP

  • Partner with Weber Gallagher Simpson Stapleton Fires & Newby LLP
  • Devotes his practice to the defense of workers' compensation and general liability matters on behalf of insurance carriers, self-insured entities and third-party administrators
  • Solicitor for the Lindenwold Fire District 1 and has also served as counsel to the Townships of Elk, Mantua and Winslow in New Jersey
  • Member of the New Jersey Bar Association and a Master of Bench of the Justice Coleman New Jersey Workers' Compensation Inn of Court
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