Q: can insurance company decide not to settle comp claim after they accepted responsibility
my husband is retired
It would be best for a workers' comp attorney to answer your question, but your post remains open for two weeks. The fact that they "accepted responsibility" sounds like it could mean they accepted coverage for a claim under a policy, as WC isn't generally based on fault/responsibility when it comes to workplace injuries. Settlement could be a different issue. Your husband should consider reaching out to a workers' comp attorney to discuss the matter. Most attorneys who handle WC claims offer free initial consults. Good luck
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