When you’re on the job, you want to do an honest day’s work — not become injured. The workers’ compensation laws are here to provide help for those in need who have been hurt at work.
Whether you have been injured on the job, or you are suffering a job-related illness, workers’ compensation benefits can be crucial in providing for your medical and the general care of you and your family while you’re out of work. There are several different types of benefits that you may be entitled to receive including medical care and temporary and permanent disability benefits.
You may be able to recover benefits even if you are at fault for the injury.
There are complicated rules about the benefits you may receive and procedures for obtaining them. Schottenstein Law Offices has extensive experience in handling workers’ compensation claims, including those involving job-related accidents causing injuries, illnesses from repeated exposure to activities or substances at work, as well as claims for Intentional Misconduct on the part of employer.
It is important that you speak with an attorney right away to protect your rights. If you think you have a case, contact Schottenstein Law Offices right now for a no-cost consultation.