Archive for the Longshore Workers’ Compensation Category

How to Calculate Longshore Workers Compensation Benefits

Long Beach Attorneys Explain How to Calculate Longshore Workers Comp Benefits – The actual dollar amounts of compensation paid under the Federal Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation Act are subject to a series of complex computations and rules, including “caps” on maximum benefits. Additionally, the maximum rate allowed […]

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Nonappropriated Fund Instrumentalities “NAFI” Workers Compensation

Nonappropriated Fund Instrumentalities Act or “NAFI” Workers Compensation — Workers Compensation is Insurance purchased by an employer that pays the medical benefits and lost wages of employees who were injured or made sick on the job. The Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act provides specific workers comp […]

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Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act Workers’ Compensation

What Is Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act Workers’ Compensation? Workers Compensation in general is insurance purchased by an employer that pays medical benefits and lost wages to workers who were injured or made ill on the job. The Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act provides specific benefits […]

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Longshore and DBA Law Update

2015 Changes Affect Longshore & Defense Base Act Cases – Significant changes have recently been made to the procedures for handling Longshore and Defense Base Act claims. The new “Rules of Practice and Procedure for Administrative Hearings Before the Office of Administrative Law Judges” effect how claimants […]

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Longshoremen Benefits Cases in Los Angeles & Long Beach

Los Angeles Lawyers Answer Longshoreman Benefits Questions – Can I Sue a Third Party, if I Already Collect Longshoreman’s Workers Compensation in California? Receiving longshoreman’s benefits does not prohibit you from hiring a lawyer to file a lawsuit against a third party whose negligence may have contributed […]

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