Reinisch Wilson Weier PC Workers' Compensation Defense and Employment Law

Handouts: 2017 Washington Claims School

Introduction: agenda and bios

2016 Significant Washington Appeals and Supreme Court Decisions

Presented by Attorneys Charles P. Pearson and Christy A. Doornink

Integrity in Claims Investigation: Legal & ethical issues (to come)

Presented by Steve Starkel, President, Miles Investigations, Beaverton, Oregon

Claim Resolution Options: Strategies for employers

Presented by Attorneys Shawna G. Fruin and Sara K. Wong

Claim Resolution: Permanent Total Disability/Combined Effects Pensions

Presented by Attorneys Anna M. McFaul and Mary F. Hannon, and by   LaNae Lien, Claims Operations Manager, Washington Dept. of Labor & Industries

Impairment Rating – How to begin to know, what you don’t know, about the AMA Guides, 5th Edition

Presented by Irene Suver, President, Panel of Consultants, Seattle, Washington

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3


Updated! Coverage Decisions, Guidelines and Utilization Review: How L&I seeks to ensure that workers receive quality care

Presented by Dr. Lee Glass, Associate Medical Director, Washington Department of Labor & Industries


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