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Workers Average Weekly Wage Determines Compensation Rate, part 2

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In yesterday’s post, we looked at whether a new promotion or training can cause a problem with calculating an injured worker’s Average Weekly Wage. Today, Herndon Virginia injured workers lawyer Doug Landau looks at some of the things that affect the weekly compensation rate. “Injured Virginia workers routinely come to my Herndon law shop after

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Workers Average Weekly Wage Determines Compensation Rate, part 1

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When a worker is injured on the job, weekly compensation benefits are determined by looking at their pre-injury average wage.  In Virginia, this usually means looking at the 52 weeks leading up to the date of the workplace accident.  Clients of Herndon injury lawyer Doug Landau often have questions about these important calculations. One issue

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Putting “Lids on the Kids” at Herndon Elementary School

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At Herndon Elementary School every sixth grader got a free bicycle helmet this morning.  Over one hundred students were custom-fitted by members of both the Town of Herndon Police AND the Fairfax County Police.  The children learned about bicycle safety, Virginia bike laws and brain injury prevention from law enforcement and legal professionals.  Doug Landau

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