If you are injured on the job, you need to file a workers’ compensation claim. Workers’ compensation is a form of insurance that provides wage replacement and medical benefits to workers who suffer a work-related injury or illness, regardless of fault. This is a no-fault system, meaning an injured worker does not need to prove that his or her employer or another employee was to blame for the accident in order to recover benefits.
When you have been injured on the job there are steps that you need to take to ensure your rights are protected and that you are compensated correctly.
- Report the injury immediately
- Get medical attention
- Follow medical directions
- Document details of the accident
- Comply with light duty options
Hale Injury Law understands that work-related injuries can cause many burdens for the workers and their families, workers’ compensation benefits are crucial at this time. File a workers’ compensation claim immediately after a workplace accident.
Hurt on the Job? Call Hale Injury Law
Hale Injury Law is an aggressive personal injury law firm devoted to representing accident and injury victims. We strive to obtain the best results for workplace injuries. If you have been injured in a workplace accident, you have rights. Contact us today to discuss your rights and options.