• Can I Get Workers' Comp Benefits If I Work from Home?

      People are working from home more than ever before. Though many workers are only telecommuting temporarily due to COVID-19, even before the pandemic 4.7 million Americans were already working from ...

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    • Charles L Powell Included on 2021 Best Lawyers in America® List

      We are excited to announce that Attorney Charles L Powell was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2021 Montpellier edition of The Best Lawyers in America® for his work in Workers’ ...

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    • New Presumptions Created For COVID-19 Workers’ Compensation Claims in Vermont

      On July 13, 2020, Vermont Governor Phil Scott signed S.342 (Act 150) into law. Section 2 of the Act created two new presumptions under the Vermont Workers’ Compensation Act. These presumptions allow ...

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    • Do My Medical Benefits End if I Return to Work?

      True or false: “Once you return to work, you can’t see the doctor anymore.” Answer: False. However, many people incorrectly believe the answer is “true.” Medical care is available for life of the ...

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    • Are There Other Claims or Benefits I Should Consider besides Workers' Compensation?

      This book addresses some of the most common issues in Vermont workers’ compensation claims. Nevertheless, you should also consider claims or benefits beyond the scope of workers’ compensation such as: ...

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    • My Employer Terminated Me after My Injury-Does My Employer Have to Take Me Back if I Recover?

      Does My Employer Have to Hold My Job While On Workers' Comp? Yes, but only if you have recovered successfully within two years and if there is a suitable position available. Vermont Workers’ ...

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