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Workers’ Compensation Attorneys: Filing a Claim in Los Angeles

Are you one of the 2.8 million individuals suffering from an injury incurred at your place of employment?  Are you concerned that reporting your injury will lead to being fired? Is your injury causing you pain and distress?  You need experienced help fast. Filing workers’ compensation claims can be a daunting experience.  The Law Offices of Jacob O Partiyeli have the expertise that is necessary to get you the maximum amount of benefits you are entitled to.  Employers are required to provide a safe work environment for their employees; however, workplace accidents can happen, and when they do, serious and life changing injuries can arise and often days off are needed to aid in the recovery process. Employers are responsible for covering the cost of any medical care that their employees require when they sustain work-related injuries or illnesses; they are also responsible for replacing any wages that their employees may lose when they are unable to work. The remuneration that employers provide for injured workers is provided by workers’ compensation insurance. Filing workers’ compensation claims is a complex process; these claims must be completed in a timely manner, forms must be filed correctly, and all necessary documentation and evidence must be provided to insure a quick response.

Because of the complexities that are involved with filing a claim, securing the services of an experienced workers’ compensation attorney is recommended.

The Benefits of Hiring a Workers’ Compensation Lawyer

Often, employees are under the assumption that filing a workers’ compensation claim is a fairly simple and straightforward process; however, that’s not always the case. Insurance companies often will deny claims to save themselves money.  Instead of going it alone, hiring a workers’ compensation lawyer is highly recommended. The benefits of having an experienced attorney file your claim include:

  • Less stress. Recovering from injuries is hard enough; having to deal with all of the issues that surround filing a workers’ compensation claim can be stressful. An attorney can help to alleviate the stress so that you can focus on what matters most: your recovery.
  • Maximum benefits. Employers and insurance companies will take your case more seriously when you have the representation of an experienced attorney, which can increase your chances of recovering the maximum amount of benefits including medical expenses and lost wages.
  • Faster payout. In addition to receiving maximum benefits, you can also receive a faster payout when you have a lawyer file your workers’ compensation claim for you.

Contact an Experienced Los Angeles Workers’ Compensation Attorney

If you have been involved in a work-related accident, and that accident resulted in injuries, contact the Law Offices of Jacob O Partiyeli. Our knowledgeable legal team will help you file your claim and properly represent your case to ensure that you receive the maximum compensation that you are entitled to. To learn more about the process of filing a claim and how we can assist you with the process, contact us today for a free consultation. We will advocate for you to make sure that you receive the remuneration you are entitled to.

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