Watch this video to learn why you may need to have a workers comp attorney. Injured workers always wonder if they need an attorney if they get injured at work. The compensation environment is constantly changing.
New statutes, labor laws, and case laws arise daily, redefining the handling of injury compensation. The truth is, not all cases need an attorney but a case like being denied your benefits from an insurance provider warrants engaging one.
Attorneys will help you determine your worker’s compensation eligibility according to the laws and regulations. Not all injuries and circumstances will be eligible for compensation which is why you should find out from an attorney before lodging your claim. They’ll also help you to meet all the legal requirements for compensation if you’re eligible. They provide all the proof and handle the matter of circumstances and treatment to secure your compensation. In doing so, they ensure you secure the right benefits and secure enough benefits in line with your injury. A workers comp attorney will also save you the headache of dealing with stubborn insurance agents. They’ll handle them on your behalf and support you to overcome the challenges and denial that come with the disruptions caused by your injury. They negotiate your settlement and may ask for more after reviewing your situation or file an appeal if the circumstances demand it to get you what you deserve.