10 Situations When You Need a Workers’ Compensation Attorney

10 Situations When You Need a Workers' Compensation Attorney

A workers’ compensation attorney can help if you have a job-related injury or illness. If so, your employer’s insurance company should pay for the expenses. But without legal representation, you may be left paying medical and other costs out-of-pocket. Many people are unfairly denied benefits or get less than they deserve. Our workers’ compensation lawyers […]

7 Tips for Finding the Right Work Injury Lawyer in Los Angeles

7 Tips for Finding the Right Work Injury Lawyer in Los Angeles

Work-related injury lawsuits can be complicated. You know you aren’t to blame for a work-related injury or illness, but the expenses keep piling up. Yet it can be hard to obtain the compensation and benefits you’re entitled to without a work injury lawyer in Los Angeles (even if your employer has workers’ compensation insurance).  In […]

What Is California’s Wrongful Death Statute of Limitation?

A wrongful death lawsuit enables you to take legal action against a person or entity at fault for the loss of a loved one, whether through negligence, an intentional act, or medical malpractice. However, there is a statute of limitation that restricts the amount of time you have to file such a lawsuit in California. […]

Is Your Workplace OSHA Compliant?

Being OSHA compliant means adhering to all applicable regulations put forth by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). It helps keep employees safe from dangerous hazards and demonstrates business owners are concerned with workers’ well-being. OSHA was created with the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (OSH Act), within the Department of Labor. […]

How to Collect on a Judgment

How to collect on a judgment is usually the last thought on one’s mind while undergoing the ordeal of a grievous injury and subsequent lawsuit. The arduous journey of filing a personal injury claim, reaching a settlement, or going to court and winning a judgement consists of many challenges. If that’s not enough, collecting the […]

Can I claim Worker’s Comp for Getting COVID-19?

There have been many questions regarding whether essential workers can file for workers’ comp due to COVID-19 related issues. While the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 helps federal workers diagnosed with the disease to get coverage under the Federal Employees’ Compensation Act (FECA), each state has its own policy regarding workers’ compensation. The answer […]

Can You Receive Worker’s Comp for Hearing Loss?

You can receive substantial compensation for a total, partial, or temporary loss of hearing caused by someone else’s actions or excessive noise levels at work, especially if your employer hasn’t followed Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) guidelines. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 22 million workers in the United […]

What to Do After a Construction Accident

With so many hazards, construction is one of the most dangerous industries to work in. There were about 80,000 nonfatal construction injuries in 2015, with 985 deaths. In 2018, there were 1,008 deaths, representing 21.1% of all worker fatalities that year, according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). A construction site accident can […]

Why You Should Hire a Worker’s Comp Lawyer

Not all workplace injuries are the same. When it’s needed, the workers’ compensation system provides an administrative process that makes it easy for an injured worker to file a claim. But minor injuries don’t usually require a workers’ compensation claim to be filed. You probably won’t need a lawyer for injuries that are undoubtedly work related, don’t require medical […]

How Can Construction Injury Attorneys Help Victims?

Construction sites are riddled with hazards. No matter how careful you are, accidents can and will happen. If you are injured on a construction site through no fault of your own, it is wise to contact a professional construction injury lawyer right away. They can help you navigate the complex process of construction injury claims […]