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Know what workers’ compensation benefits you qualify for

| Oct 12, 2018 | Firm News, Workers' Compensation |

You go to work to earn an honest living. You probably never thought that an injury would prevent you from being able to do your job.

When you are injured at work, there are many things that you need to consider. One of these is how you are going to get medical care. The good news is that workers’ compensation is here to help with this aspect of a work-related injury.

Another thing that you might be worried about is paying your bills. If you are unable to work for awhile after the accident, you probably won’t have an income. There is a chance that workers’ compensation might help with this if you meet certain requirements, such as having been off work for a minimum amount of time.

We know that there are a lot of variables that can impact your case. We can help you sort through those to determine what options might be possible. There are specific rules in place that govern the workers’ comp program. We can help you learn what to expect.

There are times when a person might not get the benefits they think they should get. We are here to help you file an appeal when there is an issue with the application process. This process isn’t always a quick. However, you shouldn’t accept less than what you are due.

Another issue that comes up in some cases is that the accident was due to a third-party issue. We can help you to address those cases. Filing a lawsuit against that party might be in order.