Workers’ compensation laws are established to protect injured workers.
Workers’ compensation is the reimbursement of wages that the employee will miss due to a work related injury and for the proper medical care along with rehabilitation.
The laws meant to protect injured workers can be quite confusing, and can be made more clear by an attorney with knowledge in the field of workers’ compensation.
An attorney can help you receive the disability benefits that you deserve, and will help you with the confusion that you might feel over the workers’ compensation system. While an employee might not know the specific laws and ways to receive their benefits, which can greatly affect how much benefits and time off they obtain from their employer, the employer knows the system. This can cause a worker to experience an array of unwanted hardships such as inadequate disability payments, cutoff of payments, being denied their previous job, being denied permanent or extended disability although they have a serious injury, or being brought back to work before they are medically healthy enough.
Along with these issues, there are many other problems that an employee can face when dealing with workers’ compensation.
The process can include confusion with medical benefits, special employment situations, and choice of physician.
For more information about our services or experience with workers’ compensation, or to schedule a no-cost confidential consultation regarding your situation, please contact us:
Call the Law Offices of Kevin Cortright at
Murrieta Office- (951) 677-8064
Palm Springs- (760) 542-7796
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