Workers Compensation Lawyer
Virtually every employer in the State of Florida is required to carry workers’ compensation insurance. If you or a loved one is injured as a result of or during the course employment, workers’ compensation provides compensation for lost wages and medical bills.
It is often obvious when you are injured on the job. In that situation, it is important to ensure that you receive all of the medical treatment you should so you can get better and return to work. You should also receive benefits for your lost wages. Other workers compensation issues include the determination of when you have recovered such that you are able to return to work and in what capacity you can continue to work. An experienced Orlando workers compensation lawyer can help ensure that you receive all of the benefits to which you are entitled. If you remain totally or partially disabled you may be entitled to social security disability benefits as well.
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Sometimes it is not immediately apparent that your injury or illness resulted from the course of your employment. Your employer or the workers’ compensation insurance provider may contest liability. Employers can prevent sick or injured employees from receiving their workers’ compensation when they don’t believe their illness or injury was caused by or during their employment. In this situation, you definitely need an experienced workers compensation attorney to ensure that you receive benefits in the first place.
Some injuries, disabilities, and illnesses arise months or even years after you have been employed at a specific job. In situations like this, our workers compensation attorneys will investigate medical records, co-workers, and any other parties needed to show that your injuries or illness is a direct result of your employment or occurred while you employed. Our workers’ compensation attorneys will help you prove that you deserve to be compensated.
Please contact our Orlando workers compensation lawyers if you believe your injuries were job-related or that you are not receiving the workers’ compensation benefits to which you are entitled. We will investigate your claim at no charge, work with your employer, negotiate with their workers’ compensation insurance and handle the claims and appeals process to get you the compensation you deserve. We will represent you on a contingent fee basis, which means you only have to pay attorney fees if you recover compensation.
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