A work injury can impair your ability to work effectively and therefore result in financial challenges. This is especially true if a claim you made has been denied. After a work injury, it is essential to consult with a workers compensation lawyer who can help you get the benefits that you are owed. The attorneys of Swartz Culleton, PC assist clients in Philadelphia and throughout Southeastern and Northeastern Pennsylvania with cases involving workers compensation.
The purpose of workers compensation is to assist employees who have become injured. It provides much-needed payment for lost wages and necessitates that the employer and their insurance companies pay for all related medical expenses. In the event that a claim is filed, there are certain requirements that need to be met.
If your claim is denied
If after filing your claim, it is denied by the insurance provider or your employer, you can contact an attorney right away to discuss the options available to you. Employers, as well as insurance companies, have a legal obligation to provide workers compensation benefits to injured employees in specific circumstances. They may use many different methods to avoid paying claims or to reduce the amount being paid and the length of time. We can explain all of your options to you so you know your rights while helping you get the benefits you deserve.
If you have questions about a workers compensation claim, let the attorneys at Swartz Culleton, PC fight for your rights. Discuss your claim with us at your free consultation when you call 1-800-JUSTICE® today.