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1 Answer | Asked in Workers' Compensation for North Dakota on
Q: I was assaulted from behind at work by a coworker. Under North Dakota Century Code 65 am I eligible for workers comp?

This occurred on company property, during work hours.

This occurred March 15th 2018

I was not the aggressor.

I have filed a report with McKenzie County Sheriff Office.

Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne answered on May 5, 2018

Your better claim is likely a claim against the person who struck you.

1 Answer | Asked in Workers' Compensation for North Dakota on
Q: am presently on workers compensation, I would like to file a law suit, what is the procedure
Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne answered on Dec 20, 2017

You will almost certainly require a workers' compensation attorney. However, you can visit the North Dakota Workforce Safety website for DIY forms and information.

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law and Workers' Compensation for North Dakota on
Q: how do I collect permanant disability payments
Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne answered on Dec 20, 2017

You retain a workers' compensation attorney.

1 Answer | Asked in Workers' Compensation for North Dakota on
Q: I have a back injury i recieved on my job, how do i file a claim
Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne answered on Dec 20, 2017

You visit the North Dakota Workforce Safety website. When your claim is denied (very likely) or you are offered much less than you deserve (extremely likely), you then contact a workers' compensation lawyer to represent you. Unfortunately, few workers' compensation attorneys practice in North... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Employment Law, Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation and Car Accidents for North Dakota on
Q: I have a work comp case in Nd. Will there be a cash settlement after I have recovered from my broken back or maybe not
Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne answered on Dec 19, 2017

There is no way to predict the outcome of your case. You should hire a lawyer.

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Q: I fell on my job 7 years ago and was injuried,is it too late to file a personal injury claim?
Jerry Lutkenhaus
Jerry Lutkenhaus answered on May 28, 2012

I don't practice WC law in your state so this is just general information and not legal advice. I have practiced WC law in Virginia for 35 years. I can tell you claims for personal injury and Workers compensation have time limits and you may have waited far too long to file a claim if your injury... Read more »

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