In NY workers comp, “return to work” measures (RTW) can achieve unprecedented savings – for the employer and the employee but only if the employer takes the initiative. Employer involvement is many times more effective than what a carrier, TPA, consultant, etc. can provide especially with restoring a worker to employment.
Editor’s Note: The next part of our Tips from Ted, will deal with pre-incident planning.
Author: Attorney Theodore Ronca is a practicing lawyer from Aquebogue, NY. He is a frequent writer and speaker, and has represented employers in the areas of workers’ compensation, Social Security disability, employee disability plans and subrogation for over 30 years. Attorney Ronca can be reached at 631-722-2100. firstname.lastname@example.org
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