Although workers’ compensation is intended to provide swift benefits to injured workers, it is common to face roadblocks after filing a claim. If you have difficulty gaining access to the benefits you deserve, the Law Offices of John E. Hill, P.C. can help.
For most injured employees, Workers’ Compensation is the only means of financial assistance to cover medical costs and lost wages.
But benefits are not automatic. In fact, a mistake during the application process can hinder or even eliminate your eligibility for benefits — so you need professional legal guidance every step of the way. With many years of experience helping injured workers obtain benefits, our attorneys know how to secure the coverage you need and are ready to address issues and obstacles effectively.
At the outset of your injury or after you’ve received medical treatment, problems may arise with your claim for Workers’ Compensation benefits. Coverage denial occurs frequently for reasons that include the following:
Denial of benefits is only one issue you might face as you navigate the California Workers’ Compensation system. During treatment for your injury or illness, additional problems may include the following:
In addition to benefit denial and issues with medical evaluations, problems may arise when temporary or permanent disability benefits are calculated incorrectly and an applicant receives an inadequate amount of coverage.
Whether your wage rate requires review or your claim denial requires an appeal, the Law Offices of John E. Hill, P.C. provides responsive legal counsel as we work through the issues you face to obtain the full Workers’ Compensation benefits to which you are entitled.
Fighting for Workers’ Compensation benefits is difficult when you are injured or made ill because of your job. The attorneys at the Law Offices of John E. Hill, P.C. can provide valuable guidance about obtaining the benefits you deserve. Take advantage of our flexible office hours and free initial consultation to discuss your case. Contact us online or call 510-588-1000 today. Hablamos español.
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