Supplemental Job Displacement in California
Committed Sacramento Workers’ Compensation Attorneys
If you’ve been injured while at work, you may be eligible for supplemental
job displacement. These types of benefits are for injured workers who
either cannot return to their former job or their employers did not offer
them modified or alternative work. Supplemental job displacement comes
in the form of a voucher that can be used at a state-accredited school
to receive proper education and training that can be used in a new line of work.
Smolich & Smolich, our team of dedicated
Sacramento workers’ compensation lawyers can guide you step-by-step through the complexities of your workers’
compensation case. Since 1969, we’ve continuously believed in providing
clients with personalized attention needed to secure them both swift legal
solutions and peace of mind.
Unsure about your job displacement eligibility? Learn more about your workers’
compensation case by calling
Smolich & Smolich at 888.452.0703.
Eligibility for Job Displacement
The voucher you receive for your supplemental job displacement can be used
to pay for any educational or job training expenses, which can include
school fees, books and career counseling. For injuries that occurred after
2013, the supplemental job displacement voucher is worth $6,000 and is
made available after the doctor assigned to your case issues a Physician’s
Return-to-Work and Voucher Report.
In order to be eligible for a job displacement voucher, you must meet the
- You must have permanent disability
- You must be unable to return to your job
- Your employer has not offered you at least 12 months of modified or alternative work
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