Even if the law and the evidence are on your side, and you are working with a great work injury attorney, you may still go head to head with the insurance company and not reach a conclusion.

In workers’ comp claims, even if you are legally entitled to the benefits, it doesn’t mean you’ll have an easy time accessing them. The insurance company will often try to make sure of it. So what happens when neither party agrees to the terms on the table? You enter the mediation process.

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What Is Workers’ Compensation Mediation?

Worker’s comp mediation is a process injured workers and the insurance company enter when there is a dispute regarding the claim they cannot solve on their own. When you cannot agree on something with the insurance company, you have the right to appeal their decision with the Missouri Division for Worker’s comp. The last stage here is to take your case before an administrative judge, but first, you may go through what’s called mediation. …


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