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Q: I got hurt at work they say it isn't permanent injury will comp still offer a settlement? In Virginia

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A: If you were hurt and if you have recovered from the injury 100%, then it is like the injury never happened and there will be no settlement. However, if you have any work restrictions due to your injury or if you have any need for future medical care, then there is the possibility of settlement. Talk to an experienced workers comp lawyer about your case. Most lawyers will give you a free evaluation.

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