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Kentucky Workers' Compensation

Publisher: Matthew Bender

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This comprehensive overview of Kentucky's workers' compensation law outlines a dependable system for representing claimants in settlement hearings and appeals. It provides a compact reference, with recent amendments, rules and decisions readily available, in the office, at home, or in court. The text discusses employer-employee relationship, elements of a case, work-relatedness, disability and death, medical and income benefits, third party actions, and more.

Relevant statutes, regulations, charts, tables, and forms complete the total system approach. Kentucky Workers' Compensation is updated on an annual basis, so you always have the most current information.

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Table of Contents


Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Medical Benefits
Chapter 3 Presenting or Contesting Medical Expenses
Chapter 4 Income Benefits
Chapter 5 Death Benefits
Chapter 6 Special Fund
Chapter 7 Undertaking Representation for the Plaintiff
Chapter 8 Undertaking Representation for the Defendant
Chapter 9 Plaintiff's Burden of Proof
Chapter 10 Coverage Under the Act
Chapter 11 Work-Relatedness Arising Out of and in the Course of Employment
Chapter 12 Wages
Chapter 13 Medical Causation
Chapter 14 Defenses to Payment
Chapter 15 Commencing the Case for the Plaintiff
Chapter 16 Commencing the Case for the Defendant
Chapter 17 Taking Proof Before the Administrative Law Judge
Chapter 18 Plaintiff's Discovery Deposition
Chapter 19 Introducing Medical Evidence by Deposition
Chapter 20 Presenting Occupational Evidence
Chapter 21 Presenting Lay Witness's Testimony
Chapter 22 Benefit Review, Prehearing, and Settlement
Chapter 23 Hearing
Chapter 24 Briefs to the Administrative Law Judge
Chapter 25 Post-Decision Proceedings
Chapter 26 Third-Party Actions and Subrogation
Chapter 27 Penalties
Chapter 28 Special Matters
Table of Cases
Table of Statutes