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1 Answer | Asked in Workers' Compensation for Wyoming on
Q: Who do I contact to fight a workers compensation resolution for whiplash?

Is there a fee for a consultation?

Steven R. Dwyer
Steven R. Dwyer
answered on Jul 7, 2023

You are welcome to contact this office to discuss how best to resolve your whiplash workers compensation injury, there is no consultation fee.



1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation for Wyoming on
Q: I am being asked to drive a total of 780 miles (to the destination and back), am I entitled to compensation for that?

I have to drive 390 miles for an IME and have had a statement from my workplace that they would compensate me only 18 cents per mile, which doesn't cover anywhere near enough for gas and vehicle maintenence. I would also be losing two days of work for the IME and was informed to just get them... View More

Randy Bryan Ligh
Randy Bryan Ligh
answered on Oct 5, 2022

If you have an attorney, then speak to your attorney about this. If you do not have an attorney, then now is the time to get one to help you obtain fair treatment.

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Q: What should I do if I suspect an employee of faking injuries on the job?
Steven R. Dwyer
Steven R. Dwyer
answered on Aug 3, 2018

A good place to start will be contacting the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services

Workers' Compensation Division which can be reached at (307) 777-7441.

1 Answer | Asked in Health Care Law and Workers' Compensation for Wyoming on
Q: Is it normal for a pain management clinic to give you a cup to do a UA but not a lid when any one can contaminat it?

Although it's probably 96% employees on other side of that door where it's located is it safe to say I have a good argument for not passing a UA that I should of passed? As well as it was brought to my attention I failed my last one as well but no one told me about it if that's the... View More

Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
answered on Oct 10, 2016

Review it with your lawyer. It wouldn't be normal for sanitation reasons, but not illegal. Not a great argument,weaker still if you had failed an earlier screen.

1 Answer | Asked in Workers' Compensation for Wyoming on
Q: Can a person who is waiting 2 months on worker man's compensation receive money from family to help out?

Nephew has been off work due to injury. Had back surgery, got staf infection and now a year later finally released by a Dr. With numbness and pain still. He asked about a MRI they said later. Took him off of Workman's comp and approx. 2 weeks later

did MRI, to find out bones are... View More

Roy Lee Warren
Roy Lee Warren
answered on May 4, 2016

Oh course. There is no effect on WC benefits, perhaps on ss though.

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