UPS is wanting to “Buy” me out.

Discussion in 'UPS Union Issues' started by Tired Driver, Jul 27, 2018.

  1. Tired Driver

    Tired Driver Sisyphus had it easy.

  2. trickpony1

    trickpony1 Well-Known Member

    The person who gives the FCE knows who "butters his bread".
    He's gonna do whatever UPS tells him because if he doesn't he'll lose UPS as a client.
    Did the FCE accurately reflect the "essential functions" of your job?
    Is it possible to get a second opinion?

    BTW, it's no skin of the FCE guys nose if you fail...he's still gonna get paid.
  3. Tired Driver

    Tired Driver Sisyphus had it easy.

    Medium duty. Nothing over 50lbs and nothing over 8 hours.
  4. trickpony1

    trickpony1 Well-Known Member

    Has anyone mentioned "work hardening" or would the company prefer to get rid of you?
  5. Tired Driver

    Tired Driver Sisyphus had it easy.

    I have been through work Harding twice in my career. One in 2005 (Disk) and one in 2015 (Soft Tissues, Muscles). Both times it worked but the Doctor thinks that my current muscles have givin up.
  6. cachmeifucan

    cachmeifucan Well-Known Member

    So technically it a loss of trade injury I think I talked to a guy and he said don't lie to the arbitrator and maybe you can get a job at the union. And you have to go through the ADA process
  7. trickpony1

    trickpony1 Well-Known Member

    I'm not sure I've ever heard of that.
    I wonder if a physical therapist or an exercise physiologist would agree?
  8. Over disciplined0123

    Over disciplined0123 Active Member

    A ups discount get another lawyer
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  9. Tired Driver

    Tired Driver Sisyphus had it easy.

    The reason he gives a discount is because he was once a preloaded. He told me that he was treated so badly that he swore he would help all Upsers in the future.
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    DELACROIX In the Spirit of Honore' Daumier

    Shows you something when a lawyer gives you a "discount rate" when you are a UPS employee.

    (Tired Driver just beat me to the punch line) Drats spoiled again..

    DELACROIX In the Spirit of Honore' Daumier

    It is pay back time...:thumbup:
  12. Mr.Blonde

    Mr.Blonde Member

    I heard a guy at my building was on and off of comp he blew out his knee was over compensating on other knee and blew that one out. Was out for like a year and the company gave him half a million to roll away in a wheel chair and never return. He was close to 25 years of service when he left.
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    The Real Jack RyanMI6 Active Member

  14. Dulce Bombón

    Dulce Bombón I'm Legal Gringo! UPS Latina Heat! Haters ❤ me!

    They offer me a Black T-Shirt (racist), 1 bottle of water, 1 hot dog, 1 turkey Burger, 1 bag of chips and some safety points. I took the deal. Its the best they can offer.:yesssmileyf:
  15. Tired Driver

    Tired Driver Sisyphus had it easy.

    Well they bought me out. I truly wish I could give details but I am not allowed. But some advice, get the best Workers Comp lawyer that you can find. I was able to. Good luck to all that are still working. Do you best but FOLLOW THE CONTRACT. It is you only hope to survive.
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  16. pickup

    pickup Well-Known Member

    Best of luck. Thanks for the update.
  17. Dough99

    Dough99 Member

    How much?
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    burrheadd KING Of GIFS

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  19. cosmo1

    cosmo1 Perhaps. Staff Member

    Planning a scam?
  20. Tired Driver

    Tired Driver Sisyphus had it easy.

    As my last words, I will paraphrase Dr. Martin Luther King. Free at last, free at last. Thank God almighty I am free at last.
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