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Entitlement To Temporary Partial Disability Benefits Under Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation Law

When an injured worker, only because of temporary work restrictions placed upon him or her by his or her authorized treating physician, is or becomes temporarily unable to perform the full range of duties of his or her regular job, but can perform alternative restricted work offered to him or her by his or her employer, he or she will become eligible or entitled to Temporary Partial Disability Disability Benefits (TPD) under Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation law. Title 85A § 45.B.1.

temporary partial disability Oklahoma workers' compensation lawyerAmount Of Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation Temporary Partial Disability Benefits (TPD)

An injured worker, otherwise entitled to Temporary Partial Disability Benefits (TPD) under Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation law, will be paid a weekly TPD compensation check computed at seventy percent (70%) of the difference between such injured workers’ average weekly wage (or ‘AWW’-discussed elsewhere on this site) before his or her injury and his or her average weekly wage for performing alternative work offered to him or her after the injury.  However-Temporary Partial Disability is only paid if the injured worker’s average weekly wage for performing this alternative work is less than his temporary total disability, or ‘TTD’ rate. Title 85A § 45.B.1.

Duration Of Temporary Partial Disability Benefits Under Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation Law

Under Oklahoma law an injured worker’s Temporary Partial Disability (TPD) benefit or check will not extend beyond one-year, or fifty-two (52) weeks.  Additionally, if an injured worker refuses to perform alternative work within his or her restrictions offered to him or her by his or her employer, he or she will not be entitled to a Temporary Partial Disability Benefit check. Title 85A § 45.B.3

Oklahoma Temporary Partial Disability Benefits Not Subject To Attachment, Levy, Execution Or Garnishment Or Other Legal Process

. The right to any claim, benefit or compensation shall not be released or commuted except as provided by the Administrative Workers’ Compensation Act and, except for child support liens, is not assignable and is not subject to garnishment, attachment, levy, execution, or any other legal process. Monetary compensation to dependents of a deceased employee shall not constitute assets of the estate of the deceased employee and shall be payable to and for the benefit of the dependents alone. Any amount withheld under the provisions of this section shall be treated as if it were paid to the employee as workers’ compensation and paid by the employee to the person or agency to whom the obligation is payable.

  1. A lien against workers’ compensation benefits is authorized for the purpose of enforcing a judgment for child support. Child support liens filed in accordance with Section 135 of Title 43 of the Oklahoma Statutes are specifically authorized and shall be paid in accordance with such statute without any order of the Commission.
  2. Additionally, all income assignments or wage assignments for child support issued pursuant to Section 1170 of Title 12 of the Oklahoma Statutes or Section 237.7 of Title 56 of the Oklahoma Statutes are specifically authorized and shall be paid in accordance with such statutes without any order of the Commission.
  3. In the event a child support lien is filed in a case before the Commission, an administrative law judge of the Commission shall recognize such lien in any award of monetary benefits and the employer or insurance carrier shall include the name of the person or government agency asserting the lien on any check for temporary total disability, permanent partial disability or permanent and total disability.

Notwithstanding any other provision of this act, where a claim is for mental injury or illness, the employee shall be limited to twenty-six (26) weeks of disability benefits unless it is shown by clear and convincing evidence that benefits should continue for a set period of time, not to exceed a total of fifty-two (52) weeks.

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Kelley Matson
16:59 12 Aug 22
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Jackie Swarer
15:46 01 Jul 22
Everyone at Ash Law was fantastic, we highly recommend Scott Ash and his team to anyone needing help with receiving social security disability. They were always professional, extremely skilled and knowledgeable. Scott always answered any questions my husband or I had. Melanie Scott's assistant was also excellent at her job.We can't thank them enough for all of their hard work.
Megan Yerkey
Megan Yerkey
18:17 29 Jun 22
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Connie Tharp
14:19 24 Jun 22
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Tony Hackney
Tony Hackney
20:57 21 Jun 22
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david Inkelaar
23:26 17 May 22
I give Mr Ash and the staff a 5 star rating they took care of everything for me in reguards to my disability case I couldn't have been more pleased...I would recommend this law firm to anyone ..They were always ready to answer my questions and were prompt to return my phone calls ...It was a pleasant experience working with them...In my opinion they go above and beyond for their clients..
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Barbara moore
03:19 10 May 22
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Ronda Taylor
Ronda Taylor
19:33 13 Apr 22
I just had the best experience with Mr. Scott Ash as mydisability attorney! Never having done anything like this,Mr. Ash and his staff made everything very simple, andcomfortable. Of course, with Scott at the helm, I won my case. I've dealt with 3 other attorneys in Tulsa, and none of them treated me with courtesy. Mr. Ash always made me feel at ease, and I was able to drop theanxiety that I came into his office with.If you are interested in hiring someone who has the experience and professionalism to win for you, all the while letting you feel like you are part of his team,Scott Ash is your guy! I wholeheartedly recommendthat you give him a call, and see if you find what I did.
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None Of
17:33 06 Apr 22
Ash Law was wonderful dealing with my disability case! Super professional and really wants to help others when dealing with cases like this. Thankful for the great help and making me feel welcomed. They took care of everything and helped me win my case. Wonderful people!
Carl Oakley
Carl Oakley
20:10 18 Mar 22
If you're in need of an attorney for help with social security disability or worker's compensation you NEED to call Ash Law! I can't recommend them strongly enough. They're not just good at their job, they genuinely want to help. They didn't just help me, they patiently answered all my questions without talking down to me. Everyone I had any contact with was really nice. I really just can't say enough good things about them especially Scott and Melanie!!
skee olmstead
skee olmstead
13:00 09 Mar 22
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James vale the second Iloveandmissyouson
James vale the second Iloveandmissyouson
21:55 25 Feb 22
My daughter, Ashley had been denied her disability claim for a couple of years now. Then we hired Ash Law to represent her. They all worked so hard for her! They got important records, that we couldn't get. They fought for my daughter's disability claim. My daughter just WON her disability claim, because of Ash Law! We are so satisfied with absolutely everything, that Ash Law did! I highly recommend them! Thanks again, Laura Jean, and Ashley. 😊
Laura Jean Medlin
Laura Jean Medlin
21:41 18 Feb 22
I want to thank ASH LAW FIRM for being the best lawyer in tulsa for helping me and making it seem so much easier then everybody is making it!
Brian Henson
Brian Henson
23:59 20 Jan 22
Mr. Ash and his staff are professional, kind, knowledgeable and respectful! Ash Law Firm is the reason I was granted my Social Security Disability! I am happy I chose them to represent me!
Bridgett Taylor
Bridgett Taylor
15:37 20 Jan 22
Ash Law Firm helped me win my disability case and keep myself from being homeless. He is excellent at what he does and I thank him immensely for all his work. I'm going through a review and it's scaring me, but his office has been great about reassurance and calming me down 🙏
Lauren Wilkinson
Lauren Wilkinson
07:18 11 Jan 22
Scott has been my lawyer since 2018. I was unsure of all the laws governing work comp and social security, Scott was very informative and went thru all the laws with me from day one. He kept in touch with me every step of the way, If I ever had a question about anything he or his assistant would get back with me usually the same day. He was never unavailable to me or my questions. In short I would recommend his law firm for any work comp or social security needs you might have. In my case Scott won both of my cases. He and his firm are like family to me. If you ever have any doubts about what your rights are and how to go about getting the process started give them a call they know.
Steve Russell
Steve Russell
17:28 31 Dec 21
Ash law has literally changed and saved my life i was in fear of being homeless not sure of my future and most of all not being the father i should have been but now I can support daughter not worry about the future and it's all thanks to Ash law thank you for fighting for me and thank you guys from the bottom of my heart ❤
Bobby Dunn
Bobby Dunn
22:49 20 Dec 21
Loved the staff and I trusted them with all the small details. They made the entire process of applying for social security so easy. Thankful to have them on my side.
karin woodruff
karin woodruff
18:44 17 Nov 21
Ash Law handled my SSI case. They were very professional throughout the entire process, and saw me through from the very beginning until the case was won. They handled everything possible with very little interaction on my part. I would recommend Ash Law to anyone seeking a professional competent law firm to handle their case.
Jag Love
Jag Love
04:37 01 Nov 21
My experience with Attorney Scott Ash and team was that of professionalism his staff is friendly and knowledgeable they all work hard to get pleasing results
Sally Rose
Sally Rose
00:59 06 Oct 21
Wonderful to work with answered all questions, they got my file late and jumped through hoops to get all up dated information. There right there through it all strongly recommend
Tina Martin
Tina Martin
19:13 01 Oct 21
I have heard horror stories about dealing with SSA for disability and with my age it was going to be even worse. Fortunately, Scott Ash and his team took the needed attention to my case and it was successful within the first hearing. Considering I am under 50, that is amazing!!!! P. Baker
Wooden Tiger
Wooden Tiger
18:11 30 Sep 21
They are great at keeping their clients happy
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J L
15:29 07 Sep 21
Am a very satisfied customer ...I will highly recommend...MR. MICHAEL SCOTT ASH.best lawyer in TULSA. For S.S.THANKS
Maria Martinez
Maria Martinez
16:23 23 Aug 21
Thank You Scott and Melonie for your guidance and readership. I Appreciate your help in my case.
Monice Ballard
Monice Ballard
16:57 15 May 21
robert flynn
robert flynn
06:15 03 May 21
Very professional. Front secretary very nice.
Lois Matthews
Lois Matthews
00:15 24 Apr 21
Could not have asked for a better attorney. I was referred to Scott by a family member. Scott was very good at keeping me informed and letting me know where we were in the process. If I received something from Social Security one day, I received something from Scott letting me know what it was. At one point I wanted to give up, but Scott wouldn't let me and it has paid off. I am grateful to both Scott and Melanie.
tdub warren
tdub warren
21:36 15 Mar 21
Great attorney cares for his clients very responsive communicate very well
mike wasson
mike wasson
21:17 11 Mar 21
I Highly recommend Ash Law firm, they have worked very hard for me and the outcome has always paid off, I have used them in the past and recently had to file for my social security disability. I have always heard how long it takes and Frustrating waiting for approval is that I must say how surprised I was when I was approved so soon, I applied in May 2020 and receive benefits started this March 2021 their office showed me so much professionalism concern and respect that I truly recommend them, they are the best, on top of their game and very caring I don’t think that you could find a better set of attorneys or paralegals in Oklahoma T. Miller
Tania Miller
Tania Miller
16:49 23 Feb 21
The whole process was amazing fast and I highly recommend him! I couldn't have picked a better lawyer. From the time I started and the time I was approved for disability once starting with mr.ash it only took me about a year .I will t s ll my family and friends about him🙂🙂
Stacey Smith
Stacey Smith
11:36 02 Feb 21
I am very pleased with Ash Law. The took my case, worked hard on it, and won. Both Scott and his receptionist are very knowledgeable, and friendly. The could answer every question I had. I highly recommend Ash Law.
Karla Wilt
Karla Wilt
20:44 18 Jan 21
I highly recommend Ash Law Firm, Scott and his staff are very professional and they worked hard on my case and won. Thank you so much for your hard work and dedication.
Joyce Blue
Joyce Blue
16:06 03 Dec 20
Good place get help.
Dale Thompson
Dale Thompson
14:46 03 Dec 20
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Jolene Ball
00:09 06 Nov 20
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Melody Glover
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