Denver, CO asked in Workers' Compensation for Colorado

Q: I have been on workers comp for a year and and five months now. Have had two surgery's workers comp wants me to fill out

A consent for release paper for a fact query what exactly is this.

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Tristan Kenyon Schultz
Tristan Kenyon Schultz
  • Fort Collins, CO
  • Licensed in Colorado

A: This should be a request for a limited or full release of your medical records. Presumably this request is to determine whether the medical treatment was related to the claimed injury and/or see if there were any potential outside cases (beyond work related injury). The request may be a route check or it could be more involved (esp. if they find something). If you are concerned about the release and all the implications contact a workperson's compensation lawyer. Only a lawyer who has an attorney-client relationship with you can listen to the specifics of your situation and provide advice.

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