Why do I need a workers comp lawyer?
Workplace accidents are a difficult situation. It’s not just physical pain from your injuries, but the emotional and financial stress which can take a toll on you and your family.
At such a vulnerable time, you need the best support to help get your life back on track.
A successful compensation claim will provide you with financial assistance for your recovery after a workplace injury.
However, workers compensation payments are not guaranteed and your claim may be rejected if you do not follow the correct process.
The Personal Injury Lawyers are experts in workers compensation law. Our experienced team will work with you to ensure you have the strongest case for injury compensation.
Can I get work injury compensation?
Calculate how much compensation you may get for your work injury or other accident.
How can a lawyer help my workers compensation claim?
When you’ve got hurt at work, you need a lawyer to identify the merits of your case or you may not receive the compensation you deserve for your pain and suffering. The Personal Injury Lawyers are workers compensation experts who have years of experience supporting our clients to get the best possible outcomes. We will work with you to assess your claim by getting an understanding of how your injuries have impacted your life.
Workers compensation claims can involve complex legal processes. You don’t want to spend months or even years representing yourself only for it to be rejected because you have misunderstood the important details. Allowing a specialist workplace accident lawyer to oversee your claim can provide you with easier access to compensation.
Each workers compensation claim is different which makes it impossible to forecast how long it will take for your case to be resolved. You can’t expect damages overnight as most claims take months to settle. Workers compensation may also be difficult to recover if your employer’s insurer is unwilling to pay a fair amount of damages. A workplace injury lawyer will be able to solve any difficulties that arise during your claim as quickly as possible.
Most workers compensation claims are settled before going to trial. If your case does end up in court, your workers comp lawyer may be able to attend on your behalf. You won’t have to do much other than attend some medical appointments while you focus on your recovery. You can also check on a workers comp claim at any time even if you’re not directly involved.
You have nothing to lose when you make a workers compensation claim with The Personal Injury Lawyers. Our no win, no fee guarantee means you can get the legal support you need without the stress. If your claim is unsuccessful then you won’t have to pay any of the legal costs. Let our specialist workers compensation lawyers take care of your injury claim.
Workers compensation case scenarios
The workers compensation pay scale depends on the severity of your injuries and how much they have impacted your life. When you make a claim with The Personal Injury Lawyers, you can trust that you are getting the best legal advice to maximise your compensation payout. We take pride in ensuring that our clients get a positive outcome after a workplace accident.
Read through these real-life workers compensation case scenarios to gain a better understanding of how The Personal Injury Lawyers can help with your claim.
Mike was awarded $302,000 after a workplace accident
Mike was working as a Chef where he had to cut and peel watermelons as part of his regular duties. He twisted his right knee while performing this task which caused an injury. Mike was then unable to work in new positions that required bending, squatting, or walking on uneven surfaces.
With The Personal Injury Lawyers representing Mike, he received over $302,000 for his workers compensation claim.
Stephen was awarded $1,000,000 for a head injury suffered at work
Stephen was working as a Scaffolder and had just secured some scaffolding as a crane was lifting a load. The scaffolding was sent ricocheting when the load of the crane hit another object and it then struck Stephen causing a serious head injury.
With The Personal Injury Lawyers representing Stephen, his workers compensation claim resolved for $1,000,000.
Stuart was awarded $230,000 for an ankle/foot injury sustained at work
Stuart was working as a Delivery Driver when he suffered a crush injury to his ankle/foot. He was able to return to work, but Stuart was likely to have problems in the future with performing some aspects of his regular duties.
With the Personal Injury Lawyers representing Stuart, his workers compensation claim resolved for $230,000.