When work injuries happen, it’s a serious matter. That’s why we’re here to make things right. You probably found us because you or a loved one became injured on the job, leading down a path that can be tough to get through: chronic pain, missed work, an overwhelming amount of forms, or simply just trying to make ends meet. No matter your struggle that you’re going through after a work-related injury, we’re here for you. You’ve come to the right place.
In New York, there are laws in place to ensure that you’re able to recover lost wages, pay medical bills, and obtain disability benefits if you’re unable to return to work. Workers’ Compensation is there for you in many circumstances, even when you think it isn’t. Whether you live in New York or simply work here, the laws apply to you. It doesn’t matter whether you work “off the books” or even if you don’t have a social security number – you may be eligible.
If You’ve Been Injured at Work, You Need to Take Action Today
Even though there are laws in place, employers or insurance companies can still fail to offer what is legally required. In other instances, they may be dragging their feet; taking a long time to resolve your claim, hoping you’ll let off. This is when you need to put your foot down, and there is no better way to do it than with an experienced workers’ compensation attorney at your side.
If you were injured in any of the following scenarios, you should contact us today:
– Working while on your job site
– Working while off the job site but still performing duties related to your work
– Injury as a result of work-related tasks or operations
– Exposure to chemicals or toxins through normal work procedure
– Hearing or vision loss
It’s important to note that negligence is not a factor when considering workers’ compensations claims – for either party. Whether it was a mistake made by your employer for not following OSHA regulations, or an accident on your behalf, you are still able to apply for compensation. This is important because many people pass up the opportunity, not realizing they are still eligible even if they made a mistake resulting in injury.
There Are Other Scenarios Where You May Be Eligible for Workers Compensation
There doesn’t need to be an accident for you to file a workers’ compensation claim for an injury. As we noted above, normal work procedure can lead to an eligible claim as well. Whether heavy physical labor has translated into arthritis, excessive typing has turned into carpal tunnel syndrome, or you’ve developed any kind of infection or sickness from exposure, then you should consider yourself ready to file a workers’ compensation claim. We understand the nuances of each and every scenario that you may be faced with and will work with you to make it right.
We Handle Our Clients Workers Compensation Cases with Care!
We were founded to protect the rights of people who become injured at work as well as defend the disabled. This is at the core of what we do every single day. Growing to become one of the largest firms in New York to handle workers’ compensation has not made us forget what made us successful in the first place: giving each client the personal attention and dedication they deserve to ensure that their case in a success.
Every year, we defend thousands of clients across the state of New York, before both the Workers’ Compensation Board and the Social Security Administration. By fighting for both, we ensure that our clients obtain the maximum benefits available to them. Our clients find this to be immensely helpful as many on-the-job injuries result in some people never being able to return to work. By helping them to apply for Social Security Disability, they will get additional income, which can help bridge the gap between their pay and what they are receiving for workers’ compensation.
Did You Know? You May Have a Personal Injury Case as Well
Workers’ compensation cases can be complicated – which is why it’s always worth it to hire the best attorney to be at your side. On top of the workers’ compensation case, you may be eligible to apply for social security disability… but it doesn’t stop there.
Many times, a personal injury case can arise out of the same exact incident. Yes – you could be eligible for workers’ compensation, social security disability, and personal injury all in one. Our firm provides free counseling from our personal injury attorneys who can guide you through the process.
However, it’s important that you act fast. Some statute of limitations for filing a claim can be as short as 90 days – so you may just miss out on everything available to you if you don’t take action today!
Do You Need to a File a Workers’ Compensation Claim?
If you’ve suffered injuries at work, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve been helping thousands of clients across the state of New York for years, and we’re here to help you next. Whether you’re unsure of what your options are, or you need someone to answer the hard questions for you, we have you covered. We can give you the one-on-one attention you need to get your case resolved – unlike other large firms which often handle thousands of cases at a time.
It’s simple: give us a call, email us, or talk to us live here on our site. We have three fully staffed offices where you can come in, located in Queens, Brooklyn, and The Bronx.
We will never refer you to another attorney to handle your case. We personally represent every client that walks through our doors or gives us a phone call. If you or someone you know speaks Spanish, Russian, Polish, Chinese, Hindi, Punjabi, or Bengali – we also have you covered. Let us represent you today to help you get the maximum compensation from your case.