Q: I was hurt at work from a fall. This resulted in a fractured shoulder. My doctor released me to work with restrictions.
I was told if I can't come back by a date that my job would be terminated. They can't do my restrictions. If I lose my job will I lose workers comp as well?
A: Losing your job should not cost you your workers compensation benefits. Also, you should speak to an employment attorney about whether or not they can legally terminate you due to injuries sustained on the job.
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