Member Alert: Judge Rules Alabama’s Worker’s Compensation Act Unconstitutional

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Member Alert: Judge Rules Alabama’s Worker’s Compensation Act Unconstitutional

A court order has been issued in Jefferson County that challenges the constitutionality of two statutes of the Alabama workers’ compensation law.  The Order specifically cites the $220 cap on permanent partial disability and the 15% cap on attorney fees.  The issue more than likely will be working its way through he court appeals process and possibly through the legislative system for a resolution.

For more information, please click here for the AL.com article.

2017-05-23T15:30:33+00:00 May 12th, 2017|Financial, Industry, The Fund, Workplace|