The IME Works

What should I do if I’ve been requested for a worker’s comp IME?

Generally, when you have a workers’ compensation case, your treating doctor will make most—if not all—of the decisions about your health, your treatment, temporary or permanent disability, and your ability to work. If, however, your employer’s insurance company disputes any of this, you may be asked to go through an independent medical exam (IME). An […]

Can I Sue for an Injury that Happened at Work in Pennsylvania?

When you have suffered injuries at work in Pennsylvania, you file a worker’s compensation claim through your employer. The Pennsylvania Worker’s Compensation Act contains “exclusive remedy” provisions that protect employers from lawsuits brought by injured workers. This means that you cannot bring a personal injury lawsuit against your employer. A worker’s compensation claim would typically […]