Q: Can workers comp deny my claim of a broken bone when it was not broke before?
I sprained my ankle a week ago but it had healed. When I slipped and fell I was sent to the er from work and they said it was broke. Talked to my employer today and she stated that workers comp might deny the case due to the previous injury.
They can deny and you would need to file a claim for benefits.
I notice that your address is in MD.
If the injury occurred in Virginia, my website has a work injury guide that will assist you.
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