Too often, individuals who get hurt on the job are reluctant to complain or take legal action, even if they have been seriously injured at their work. They may be afraid of losing their job or facing other repercussions that can affect their livelihood.
That’s the time to contact a capable and experienced work injury lawyer.
Legally, a person is entitled to Workers’ Compensation benefits when injured on the job or when an illness develops as a result of the job. In many states, this also includes issues from stress or other mental problems arising from work
A Lawyer Will Help
An attorney with knowledge of how to handle cases of people who are injured at work is a smart decision for the following reasons:
A proficient lawyer will be able to evaluate how much your claim is worth.
They have a clear understanding of the Workman’s Comp laws in your area and is familiar with the overall legal process.
These attorneys have access to a myriad of resources to develop medical evidence that documents the seriousness of the injury incurred at work.
They can help expedite your claim and maximize the benefits you receive.
These professionals will help fight the other party or their insurance company to assure you are treated fairly and receive the compensation you deserve.
They will advocate on your behalf to assure you receive the adequate medical care you need to recover.
They can attempt to negotiate a settlement that covers your lost wages and medical bills.
If the case cannot be negotiated, a qualified workman’s comp lawyer can represent you in a court trial.
Whether you were injured in San Francisco, San Jose, Oakland or anywhere else in California, let the skilled attorneys at Choulos, Choulos & Wyle protect your rights. Visit us online at https://www.ccwlawyers.com or call toll-free at 877-702-7800 for a free consultation.