Why File a Workers' Compensation Claim?
The Benefits of Filing a Claim Cannot Be Ignored
As an injured worker, you are likely facing expensive medical bills for your treatment. These bills can pose a serious threat to the financial stability of yourself and your family, especially if you are unable to return to work for a time. These concerns could be resolved, however, by filing for a workers' compensation claim. As long as your workplace accident occurred while you were on the job and was not your fault, your medical bills and wage loss should be partially covered through workers' compensation.
Workers' compensation provides you and your family with peace of mind that you would otherwise not have. You can rest assured that work-related injuries and consequent medical bills will not cause irreversible damage to your income and finances. Workplace injuries can be catastrophic, such as spinal cord injuries or broken bones, but filing a claim could prevent you from worrying. You will be able receive the treatment you need without being concerned about the cost. Valid claims have been known to be denied, however. Hire a Reno workers compensation attorney immediately to assist you in filing a claim and represent you throughout the appeals process in case of a workers' comp denial.
How Our Firm Can Help
The legal team at Shook & Stone is experienced in all workers' comp matters and has a detailed knowledge of all relevant laws and regulations. We could provide excellent whistleblower protection in case of employer retaliation, and we could effectively defend your rights as an injured worker. As a team-oriented firm, we work together and directly with each client to provide well-rounded, effective representation. Contact a workers' comp lawyer right away to consult for free and find out more about our excellent and affordable services.