Asked in Workers' Compensation for Texas

Q: The case worker/nurse called and is asking to go with me to my next dr appt. Am I abligated to let her go?

I had a knee wore out from competitive use in my line of work but was feeling no pain and was working. Then I slipped and twisted the knee and after that knee started buckling. I climb for a living so reported injury and told them no longer felt safe climbing. My wife has health insurance for us both so our insurance pd for knee replacement. Dr had already said one day it would need replacing but it was fine until I slipped and twisted knee. Would you consider representing me?

Related Topics:
1 Lawyer Answer

S. Michael Graham

PREMIUM
Answered
  • Workers' Compensation Lawyer
  • Dallas, TX
  • Licensed in Texas

A: Hello:

I'm attorney S Michael Graham

Feel free to call me at my office to discuss the facts of your case. My office number is 214-358-6060.

Justia Ask a Lawyer is a forum for consumers to get answers to basic legal questions. Any information sent through Justia Ask a Lawyer is not secure and is done so on a non-confidential basis only.

The use of this website to ask questions or receive answers does not create an attorney–client relationship between you and Justia, or between you and any attorney who receives your information or responds to your questions, nor is it intended to create such a relationship. Additionally, no responses on this forum constitute legal advice, which must be tailored to the specific circumstances of each case. You should not act upon information provided in Justia Ask a Lawyer without seeking professional counsel from an attorney admitted or authorized to practice in your jurisdiction. Justia assumes no responsibility to any person who relies on information contained on or received through this site and disclaims all liability in respect to such information.

Justia cannot guarantee that the information on this website (including any legal information provided by an attorney through this service) is accurate, complete, or up-to-date. While we intend to make every attempt to keep the information on this site current, the owners of and contributors to this site make no claims, promises or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of the information contained in or linked to from this site.