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  • Posted on January 8, 2019 by Michael McCready
    Postponing Appeals Hearing

    Federal Workers’ Compensation Appeals Hearings  The Law Offices of McCready, Garcia and Leet summarize for you the regulations, which implement the Federal Employees Compensation Act (FECA). This article describes rescheduling the workers’ compensation appeals hearing.  May I withdraw my appeal or postpone the hearing? (§10.622) You may withdraw your appeal at any time up to […]

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  • Posted on January 8, 2019 by Michael McCready
    FAQ on Representation

    Miscellaneous Topics      Our law firm, McCready, Garcia and Leet, as a public service, describes the regulations which implement the Federal Employees Compensation Act (FECA). This article discusses representation.  May I choose someone to represent me? (20 CFR § 10.700) Yes. You may appoint one, and only one, person to represent you. If you […]

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  • Posted on January 8, 2019 by Michael McCready
    Appeals and Decisions

    Federal Workers’ Compensation Appeals Hearings      The Law Offices of McCready, Garcia and Leet summarize for you the regulations, which implement the Federal Employees Compensation Act (FECA). This article describes one appeal process.  How does the hearing representative conduct a written record review? (§10.618)  Remember, you can request that the hearing officer review the […]

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  • Posted on January 8, 2019 by Michael McCready
    Granting A Reconsideration Request

    Using a Request for Reconsideration to Appeal the Office of Workers’ Compensation Program’s (OWCP) Decision      As a public service, the Law Offices of McCready, Garcia and Leet provide you with a summary of the regulations, which implement the Federal Employees Compensation Act (FECA). This article discusses one of the appeal types, called a reconsiderations, […]

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  • Posted on January 8, 2019 by Michael McCready
    OWCP and Reconsideration

    Using a Request for Reconsideration to Appeal the Office of Workers’ Compensation Program’s (OWCP) Decision     As a public service, the Law Offices of McCready, Garcia and Leet provide you with a summary of the regulations, which implement the Federal Employees Compensation Act (FECA). This article discusses how the OWCP decide whether to affirm or […]

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