Re: disability retirement
- Hi gogo
The nurse has no business saying that to your doctor!!!!!
You cannot be forced to retire!!!!! That is your decision to make!
Go to federalworkerscomp.net
Read all you can & join the list if you want.
If you are not able to recover enough to do your job after one year-
it may be more-You Will NOT Be Out of Work!!!!! If you are partially
disabled for work PO must make a "suitable job offer" within your
medical restrictions. Make sure you know the requirements of
a "suitable job offer," and read about "Return to Work" in the CA-
810, EL-505, & ELM. If you are able to work some hours, OWCP must
pay the remainder. The comp will pay either 66 2/3, or 75% of your
salary if you have dependents.
If you are totally disabled for work, comp pays.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, sanjogta marwaha <sanjogtam@y...> wrote:
> Hi, I am a postal worker and hurt on the job. I am disabled since
july 2003. OWCP has assigned a nurse and she told my doctor that if
this is a long term disability, I should go on disability
retirement. My question is, is this the best option. Is that true
if I donot go back to work in one year post office is not obligated
to keep my job and I will be out of work. Any help will be
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