When you suffer an injury that arises out of your employment, you are entitled to receive workers’ compensation benefits. You must act quickly if you wish to obtain these benefits. Failing to file a claim promptly may result in you losing your right to receive these benefits, including payment for your medical care and treatment and payment of a percentage of your wages while you are disabled from work. There are many specific regulations related to obtaining workers’ compensation benefits. The Platta Law Firm, PLLC can help you navigate these regulations and ensure that you receive the workers’ compensation benefits you deserve.
It is also important to seek out the advice of an attorney experienced in handling both personal injury and workers’ compensation claims. As an experienced personal injury firm, we will recognize whether you have a valid personal injury in addition to your workers’ compensation claim, and will be able to handle both claims with expertize and efficiency. We will work tirelessly to get you and your family the compensation you deserve.
At the Platta Law Firm, PLLC, our attorneys handle all workers’ compensation issues, including:
- Board reviews
- Lump sum settlements
- Uninsured employers
- Causal relationship issues