What are the benefits of mediation in Defense Base Act (DBA) and Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (LHWCA) cases?

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Mediation is a wonderful tool to either resolve disputes or the case in its entirety. During mediation, the mediator will meet with both the employer/carrier and their representatives and the injured worker and his representatives in an attempt to resolve the disputes, or arrive at a settlement number that is mutually acceptable to both parties.