State News : Minnesota

NWCDN is a network of law firms dedicated to protecting employers in workers’ compensation claims.

NWCDN Members regularly post articles and summary judgements in workers’ compensations law in your state.  

Select a state from the dropdown menu below to scroll through the state specific archives for updates and opinions on various workers’ compensation laws in your state.

Contact information for NWCDN members is also located on the state specific links in the event you have additional questions or your company is seeking a workers’ compensation lawyer in your state.


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Please clink the link below to see a comprehensive overview of Workers' Compensation in the state of Minnesota, courtesy of Cousineau, Waldhauser, & Kieselbach. P.A. It contains information on the following topics: Types of Injuries Triggering Liabilities, Common Defenses, Employee Deadlines, Payment Deadlines, Significant Dates of Benefit Changes, Compensation Rates, Adjustment of Benefits under M.S. 176.645, PPD Schedule, Supplementary Benefits, Interest Calculations, Settlements, Stipulation for Settlements, Third Party Action, and the Special Compensation Fund.

The Reference Sheet was prepared by Associate Parker Olson. Please contact him with any questions you may have.   (952) 525-6930