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Partner, Boris Shmaruk, successfully obtains a $125,000.00 workers’ compensation settlement for an employee who suffered a stroke during the course of his work

Jul 20, 2021 @ 18 : 47 pm

The petitioner was represented by partner, Boris Shmaruk, Esq. of Vlasac & Shmaruk, LLC who was able to settle the claim for a total of $ 125,000.00. Our client was working as a driver for a patient transportation service and while on his way to pick up patients suffered an acute hemorrhagic stroke. The workers’ compensation insurance company as they do in almost all stroke or cardiac related cases denied the claim. However, our office which was able to successfully argue that the stroke was aggravated by his work-related stress from that day of nonstop travel. 

Partner, Boris Shmaruk, Esq. is pleased to have been able to obtain this compensation on behalf of our client. If you or someone you know has suffered a work-related accident, please do not hesitate to call one our experienced workers’ compensation attorneys at Vlasac & Shmaruk, LLC. We are dedicated to protecting your rights and guiding you through the workers’ compensation process.

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