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Navigating Workers Compensation in Stanwood, Washington

If you have been injured on the job, rely on the legal expertise of the Law Office Of Dale Wagner. We help you navigate the workers compensation laws in Stanwood, Washington, and throughout the state.

Workers Comp in Washington

If you have suffered a work-related injury or occupationally related disease while an employee of the State of Washington, you are entitled to certain benefits under Washington's Industrial Insurance Act & Workers' Compensation system. The primary goal of workers compensation is to provide maximum necessary and reasonable medical benefits to promote the significant reduction in the impairment or disability caused by work-related injury or occupationally related disease. Washington's workers compensation system is run by the Department of Labor and Industries.

Wage Replacement

While your claim is open and you are receiving medical treatment, your injury or disease may leave you temporarily unable to work or reduce your ability to work. This means you may be entitled to certain wage replacement benefits.

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Vocational Retraining

Your injury or disease may progress until you can no longer perform your job. In this case, the Department of Labor and Industries may be able to provide you with vocational benefits.

Permanent Partial Disability

Disabilities can be long-lasting. When Department of Labor and Industries believes you have reached maximum medical improvement, they attempt to determine whether you have suffered any permanent partial disability.

Total Permanent Disability or Pension

This is a situation where your job related disability or impairment is to the extent that you are permanently unable to perform any type of reasonably continuous gainful employment, the Department of Labor and Industries may determine that you are totally and permanently disabled.

Disagreements with the Department

While many benefits are available to injured workers under Washington's Industrial Insurance Act, there may also be many disagreements between the injured worker and the Department of Labor and Industries about what benefits are appropriate. We help resolve these conflicts.

Contact us in Stanwood, Washington, to find out more about our workers compensation services.