Temporary Partial Disability

If you are unable to return to work after a work injury, you may qualify for a temporary partial disability. Watch this video to learn your rights.

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Question:

What is temporary partial disability?

Answer:

I have a client I was talking with the other day. He was able to go back to some form of work, but not earn what he was earning before, so the insurance company agreed to put him on partial disability.Temporary Partial DisabilityIn Massachusetts, you’re entitled to 60% of the difference between what you’re able to make after the injury and what your average weekly wage was prior to the injury. That benefit can run for up to five years.


Were you or a loved one seriously injured during work and have questions about temporary partial disability? Contact a Lowell workers compensation lawyer at The Law Office of Jeffrey A. Young today for a free confidential consultation and case evaluation. Let our experience work for you.

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