On-the-job injuries can cause real life challenges for injured workers. Many of these workers rely on workers’ compensation to cover medical expenses associated with their injuries. However, it might not be enough to cover all of the expenses. That’s when you need a reputable personal injury attorney to secure the kind of compensation that your injuries actually warrant. Below are five things a personal injury attorney can do for you.
- Let you know if your injuries will be considered for workers’ compensation.
- Advise you on how to file the claim properly.
- Handle any appeals that arise.
- If necessary, file a lawsuit.
- Introduce you to other benefits that you may qualify for.
If you have been injured at work, you need to take steps to ensure that you receive the full scope of financial and medical benefits that your injury deserves. Having an experienced workers’ compensation attorney to help you navigate the workers’ comp system can help greatly increase your chances of being fully compensated for your injury. Contact Levine and Wiss toll free at 1.888.GOT.HURT (468-4878) or simply contact us online to schedule a free initial consultation. Our representation is offered on a contingent fee basis. We only collect attorneys fees if we secure compensation for you.
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