Monthly Archives: October 2019

130-week ceiling on temporary disability benefits – Implementation of the reform in April 2017 | Chartwell Law

Important reforms to the Workers’ Compensation Act (WCL) enacted as part of the 2017-18 New York Executive Budget, effective April 10, 2017, included the imposition of a 130-week cap on benefits. temporary disability. Specifically, the reform legislation amended WCL § 15 (3) (w) to provide self-insured carriers and employers (hereinafter …

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