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Q: If I am fired for not doing the light duty work , are they still liable for the medical bill.

It’s a Workman’s Comp claim, knee injury and I injured my back outside of the job and haven’t returned to work.

Tim Rose
Tim Rose
answered on Feb 2, 2021

For your work injury, yes. However, the employer will not have to pay you for the time missed while you are unable to work due to your back.

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