The qualifications and payment structures for workers’ compensation are controlled by state law, the Minnesota Workers’ Compensation Act. As with any law, it is subject to interpretation. The Workers’ Compensation Act is somewhat obscure, complex, and, in parts, undecided on the issues. Insurance carriers tend to take advantage of these legal intricacies to the disadvantage of injured workers. And that can delay your return to maximal health and, ultimately, to the workforce.