Do I Qualify for DWRF Benefits?

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Jun 25, 2019 | Workers' Compensation

The Disabled Workers’ Relief Fund (“DWRF”) is a special fund that will supplement permanent total disability benefits that fall below the cost of living....read more >>

What Can I Do if the Bureau of Workers’ Compensation and the Industrial Commission Have Denied My Claim?

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Jun 18, 2019 | Workers' Compensation

Ohio Revised Code Section 4123.512 provides that an injured worker, denied benefits from both the BWC and IC, has the right to file into common pleas court to establish their right to participate in the workers compensation fund....read more >>

What Is a Permanent Partial Award?

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Jun 13, 2019 | Workers' Compensation

Regardless of what the injury is, you are entitled to be compensated for the residual pain and problems you have as a result of your injury....read more >>

What Is the Importance of Medical Treatment in Your Social Security Disability Claim?

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Jun 09, 2019 | Social Security Disability Insurance

While most people know that their medical records are important for their Social Security disability claim, many people do not understand that medical evidence is often considered the most important type of evidence in their case. ...read more >>

I am a minor and was injured at work. Am I covered by Ohio workers’ comp?

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Jun 03, 2019 | Workers' Compensation

If you are underage, but working, you are still covered by Ohio workers’ compensation. Revised Code 4123.01(A)(1)(b)  indicates that minor workers receive the full protection of the workers’ compensation laws in Ohio and are considered an...read more >>