If you have sustained an injury while on the job, or during the course
of completing a work-related task, you may be wondering how to go about
submitting a claim under your
employer's workers' compensation policy. In these types of circumstances, we always advise individuals
to secure legal representation before attempting to file for workers'
While it is true that you can submit a claim on your own, getting legal
assistance from an experienced Marietta personal injury lawyer from our
firm can significantly improve your chances of having your claim approved
so that you can receive the benefits you are rightfully owed. Individuals
who are unaware of the rights afforded to them under workers' compensation
laws, who are unfamiliar with the claim process, and who do not have the
resources necessary to seek recourse, could easily find themselves unable
to work, without the financial means to cover their accident-related expenses,
and struggling to make ends meet.
Obtaining benefits under workers' compensation is not always a simple
task. There are instances when an employer may attempt to challenge a
claim or the employer's workers' compensation insurance company
may try to outright deny a valid benefit request. There is no reason you
need to be put in this type of situation legal aid is available to help
you document your injury, file your claim and see that your rights are
protected throughout the entire claim process.
The lawyers at Jones & Swanson are some of the most
highly-respected, experienced and dedicated personal injury lawyers in
the Marietta and surrounding areas. Our managing attorney has an Avvo
Rating of 10.0 Superb, an AV Preeminent® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®
and has been selected for inclusion in the
Georgia Super Lawyers® list for the past 6 consecutive years. Our entire legal team is committed
to providing our clients with the aggressive representation they deserve.
In the event that we cannot take on your workers' compensation legal
claim, we have an extensive list of referral sources that may be able
to help. Our extensive legal experience has allowed our firm to create
lasting relationships with
experienced workers' compensation lawyers around the metro-Atlanta area.
If you sustained workplace injuries as a result of a slip & fall accident,
stress or strain caused by repetitive motion, defective or dangerous equipment,
hazardous materials, insufficient training, failure to enforce strict
safety procedures, co-worker recklessness, or other work-related accident,
our firm is here to help.
Call us at once to find out how we can help you with your workers' compensation claim.