Shadyside, OH asked in Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation for Ohio

Q: I had a back injury in 1997 that resulted in surgery. Now have had to have surgery again in 2019. can I reopen claim if

I never received settlement. That company is now out of business

1 Lawyer Answer
Matthew S Flemming
Matthew S Flemming
  • Workers' Compensation Lawyer
  • Cleveland, OH
  • Licensed in Ohio

A: The statute of limitations for Ohio Workers' compensation claims depends somewhat on when the last activity was on the claim. You should contact a licensed attorney to discuss some specifics and they can give you a better idea of whether the claim is still active or barred due to inactivity.

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