Caring for Vulnerable Spanish-Speaking Workers’ Comp Claimants

Thu, April 20, 2023   |   12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.   |  
  |   CLE Hours: 1.0 CLE Hour

Topic to be discussed:

  • Proving income when you are paid in cash.
  • Timing settlements and case matters relative to immigration issues.
  • Showing statutory employment when injured while working for a contractor without insurance. Other coverage questions.
  • Farm worker issues, H-2A visas, comp. rates, migrant housing, and heat illness. Rating versus clincher issues.
  • Clients living abroad, and the practicalities of sending them money; documenting medical care and expenses for treatment abroad.
  • Non-insured workers’ comp claims
  • Obtaining treatment without money in your own language in denied and partially denied claims


Speaker: Jacob Goad, Law Office of Jacob Goad, PLLC, Durham