When seeking compensation for any type of injury, getting help from a skilled lawyer is important to your success. If you’ve suffered an injury or illness in the course of your job, you may be wondering how to initiate a claim for Workers’ Compensation benefits.
In California, there are specific steps you must take to obtain benefits through your employer’s Workers’ Compensation insurance. If your injury or condition has rendered you unable to work, it is even more important to file correctly the first time so you begin receiving benefits as quickly as possible.
Located in Oakland, the Law Offices of John E. Hill, P.C., features experienced attorneys who help injured workers throughout the San Francisco Bay Area understand the requirements of the California Workers’ Compensation system. We guide clients through every step of the claims process.
When you’re injured at work, you and your employer have responsibilities regarding filing a Workers’ Compensation claim. Filing your application accurately and on time can help you avoid a delay or denial of benefits.
The following tips can help you proceed after you suffer an occupational injury:
At the Law Offices of John E. Hill, our attorneys can help you file correctly and follow your Workers’ Compensation claim from outset through appeal, if necessary. With many years of experience helping injured workers in the San Francisco Bay Area, we know how to help you obtain the maximum benefits to which you are entitled.
California Workers’ Compensation benefits can be crucial when you cannot work or do the work you did before your illness or injury. The attorneys at the Law Offices of John E. Hill, P.C. act on your behalf to obtain the benefits you need and deserve. Call 510-588-1000 today or contact us online to set up a free initial consultation to discuss your injury. We offer flexible office hours, and most of our staff members are fluent in Spanish.
"Intensely dedicated to getting the best results possible for me on several cases. John Hill tells you honestly and clearly the plusses and minuses of your case and makes sure you understand completely all options. He is completely professional and one of the most affable persons you will ever meet." - Dan Wilson
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