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What determines if an injury qualifies for workers' compensation?

Being injured at work is a shock. Most employees are very safe and do everything they can to continue working and earning a living. If you are injured on-the-job, you should learn about the options that you have for dealing with the financial burden you now face.

The true cost of back injury rehabilitation

Many workers in Los Angeles face the potential of back injuries every time they go in to work, whether it's because they have physically demanding jobs or because they perform a lot of repetitive, stressful movements. Unfortunately, back injuries can really put a dent in someone's ability to work, and rehabilitation can be costly in more than just a monetary sense.

The most common ways your insurance may deny benefits

While you expect that your California insurance company will provide for your necessary health care needs, some providers do everything they can to avoid paying out money. This can not only put you in an uncomfortable situation with your doctor’s billing department, but also have detrimental effects on your finances and credit. At Koszdin, Fields, Sherry and Katz, we work hard to make sure that you get the benefits you deserve.

What to do if your workers’ compensation claim is denied

If you are hurt at work, you are likely trying to manage injury recovery, pay medical bills and find a way to earn an income during the process. Each of these can become much more difficult if you find that your workers’ compensation claim was denied. We at Koszdin, Fields, Sherry and Katz know that agencies in the state of California may try to avoid giving out money whenever possible, so we counter denials and fight for clients’ rights to adequate compensation and assistance.

What Does Workers’ Compensation Cover?

Most employers and their insurers have the habit of undercutting or refuting worker’s compensation claims. This constraints you financially besides denying you access to high quality medical care. When faced with such a situation, you need to seek the services of workers’ compensation attorneys, who will help you get full benefits. Employee compensation is quite complex. A compensation lawyer has an in-depth understanding of the workers’ compensation law and therefore, can offer specialized representation that guarantees maximum benefits.

Benefits of Workers' Compensation Attorneys in Filing a Claim

Most companies and their insurance carriers often reject or minimize the extent to which they compensate employees when unforeseen eventualities occur. Sometimes, they make fraudulent statements aimed at denying the employees their workers' compensation benefits. A resident of Los Angeles who feels disgruntled with the treatment from their employer or the company's insurance carrier after an accident happens at the workplace can hire an experienced attorney to protect his or her interests. California hosts some of the best law firms in the United States.

Workplace injuries: workers' compensation or a lawsuit?

If you're injured at work, your employer should have workers' compensation insurance to cover your medical expenses and rehabilitation. In many cases, claims for workers' comp go through just fine and employees are taken care of. However, that's not always the case. There are times when employers act irresponsibly and that may leave injured workers wondering if they can sue for compensation.

Why Workers' Compensation is Relevant in Today's Corporate World

Workers' benefits insurance is usually purchased by employers to cover any illnesses or injuries that employees might sustain in the line of duty. This is a state-mandated compensation that is comprised of payments that should be made to employees in the event that they get sick or injured at work. You qualify to be compensated regardless of whose fault it was. Since these benefits act as indemnification, they prevent employees from suing their employers.

What Does Workers' Compensation Cover?

Most employers and their insurers have the habit of undercutting or refuting worker's compensation claims. These constraints you financially besides denying you access to high quality medical care. When faced with such a situation, you need to seek the services of workers' compensation attorneys, who will help you get full benefits. Employee compensation is quite complex. A compensation lawyer has an in-depth understanding of the workers' compensation law and therefore, can offer specialized representation that guarantees maximum benefits.

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