Work Comp Laws
File on Time to Be Protected by Work Comp Laws
Work comp laws are in place to protect you after you’ve been hurt at work. Unfortunately, there are employers who don’t follow the work comp laws. Workplace incidents are responsible for thousands of serious injuries, and fatalities, every year.
If you’ve been injured on the job, call 1-800-THE-LAW2 or 1-800-380-8080 to be connected to a work comp lawyer who knows the work comp laws. You can also contact us by filling out the fields in the FREE CONSULTATION box here, on 1800thelaw2.com. Don’t worry about the cost of hiring a work comp attorney. When you call 1-800-THE-LAW2, you get paid, or you don’t pay at all.
After being hurt at work, it’s important you do everything possible to protect your legal rights. Start by getting an experienced workers compensation lawyer to file your work comp claim. You only have 30 days from your injury, or from becoming aware of your injury, to report your injury to your employer. If you miss the deadline, you may lose the opportunity to file a claim at all, which could cost you thousands and thousands of dollars in lost monetary compensation and workers compensation benefits to cover your medical bills and lost wages.
It’s important you follow the workers’ compensation laws and procedures when filing your claim. An experienced attorney from our network can make sure paperwork and all correspondence related to your case adhere to work comp laws and are filed on time.
Work Comp Claims
Workers compensation attorneys handle a variety of claims and work to help maximize the amount of work comp benefits you receive. Workplace injuries an attorney can file a claim for include:
- Physical injury
- Repetitive stress injuries (carpal tunnel)
- Diseases contracted as a result of exposure to a toxin at work
- Temporary and/or permanent disability
- Vocational rehabilitation
The work comp system can be very confusing. A workers compensation lawyer understands the work comp laws and how best to help maximize your financial settlement and workers compensation benefits you’re entitled to receive.
Contact a work comp lawyer by calling 1-800-380-8080 or requesting a FREE CONSULTATION by filling out the form on the right. Use the Live Chat to ask question about 1-800-THE-LAW2. Be sure to ask for your free consultation now. Work comp laws can be hard to figure out. Getting an attorney to help you, is easy. Just call 1-800-THE-LAW2.
NOTE: Making a false or fraudulent workers’ compensation claim is a felony subject to up to 5 years in prison or a fine of up to $50,000 or double the value of the fraud, whichever is greater, or by both imprisonment and fine.