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Employer’s Obligation to Issue Notice of Ability to Return to Work Arises Only after Claimant is Entitled to Workers’ Compensation Benefits

Where an injured employee had not yet received workers’ compensation benefits at the time alternative employment was offered to her, her employer had no duty to issue a notice of ability to return to work under Section 306(b) of the Workers’ Compensation Act, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court held in Sch. Dist. of Phila. v. WCAB (Hilton)

By | 2017-05-19T22:51:28+00:00 June 15th, 2015|Categories: Workers' Compensation|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Employer’s Obligation to Issue Notice of Ability to Return to Work Arises Only after Claimant is Entitled to Workers’ Compensation Benefits