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I got an MMI rating of 15% and 22% for my ankle that I broke . What kind of settlement from workers comp???

I broke my ankle last december and now I am getting a settlement through workers comp. What kind of money would I get . Looking for a ballpark figure. Thanks

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  • Staci
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago
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    R u using a lawyer? He can give u pretty exact figures. Also the rating will be based on workers comp wage benefits and not your previous working wages.

    Do u have any friends or other patients that were at doctors office that can recommend their lawyer. Ck the lawyers of the law firms who will give u a consult at no charge. Have u papers in order. U will find out what ur state allows for compensation.

    Workers Comp has a formula depending on the part of body involved, the rating and the number of weeks of work comp you can get.

    Let's say:

    100% disabled, rating is for leg which 200 weeks max X 66% of weekly workers compensation wages... = settlement $ amount

  • Suzy
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    i broke my ankle and did not get a settlement....what did u do to get a settlement?

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