When a Pennsylvania worker is injured on the job, it can be frustratingly difficult to get the support and benefits needed for a full recovery. Fortunately, there are options for those who face workplace injuries. With the right help, it is often possible to navigate a successful workers’ compensation claim. One of the most important steps to take after a work accident is to seek a full understanding of one’s legal rights.
An accident at work can create enormous stress for a hard-working Pennsylvania resident and his or her family. Any time missed from work can create a gap in the normal income stream, and when coupled with medical bills and other expenses, the financial burden can be overwhelming. Workers’ compensation benefits are designed to fill in these gaps and provide support during difficult times.
The workers’ compensation process is complex, and even filing an initial claim should be done with great care. In some unfortunate cases, employers may make the process even more difficult by disputing the claim or delaying the process. With the help of a lawyer, a worker can complete the claim the right way and confidently face any appeals or complications that may arise.
We know how hard workplace injuries can be on a family, and we know the rights of injured Pennsylvania workers. We are dedicated to standing alongside injured workers to provide legal assistance and guidance for the workers’ compensation process. Find out how we can help by scheduling a case consultation with one of our experienced team members as soon as possible after a work accident.