Re: Vocational Disability Rating
Your PTP and IME determine your rating.
There's no rule saying they have to settle, they can pay out your claim in payments if they wish.
As a rule, claims settle in the fifth year, by then you've jumped through all the hoops.
If you've reached MMI, now's the time to retain a lawyer.
Here's the guide book for your state.
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