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Alabama Ombudsmen Offering Set Schedule for Benefit Review Conferences

Ombudsmen Patricia Fraley and Ted Roose are now located in the new Career Center located at 3216 4th Avenue South (Birmingham). Because of this new location they are able to handle Benefit Review Conferences at their office. They plan to keep regular office hours on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month from 9-12 and 1-4 for anyone who wants to submit a settlement for their review. There is no need to make an appointment for these times, just drop by and one of them will be there. The dates for July are the 11th and 25th, from 9-12 and 1-4. 

About the Author

This blog submission was prepared by Mike Fish, an attorney with Fish Nelson & Holden, LLC, a law firm dedicated to representing self-insured employers, insurance carriers, and third party administrators in all matters related to workers’ compensation. Fish Nelson & Holden is a member of the National Workers’ Compensation Defense Network. If you have any questions about this submission or Alabama workers’ compensation in general, please contact Fish by e-mailing him at or by calling him directly at 205-332-1448.