Overhead Crane
Court Decisions

Crane Operator with PTSD Denied TTD Benefits After Termination

The Illinois Appellate Court affirmed a decision of the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission denying temporary total disability (TTD) benefits to a crane operator with PTSD who had been terminated before he reaching maximum medical improvement (MMI) in Holocker v. Illinois Workers’ Compensation Comm’n, 2017 IL App (3d) […]

Temporary Disability Benefits

Temporary Total Disability (TTD) Benefits

Temporary total disability (TTD) benefits replace wages for injured workers in Illinois when they are unable to work until their medical condition stabilizes. The start date of TTD benefit eligibility depends on how long the injured worker is unable to return to work. Section 8(b) […]