When you are in a situation that you think may warrant a workers comp lawyer. There are plenty of excuses people lean on to avoid the stress of having to get a lawyer, maybe you feel your employer treats you well and you don’t want to cause issues. You might feel your insurance company a job that was ‘good enough’ to compensate you or perhaps you don’t feel you are the kind of person who sues people. If you having these doubts or second guesses about pursuing a case you may be missing out on true compensation for your worker’s compensation.
When you work with an insurance company to make any kind of claims or get the compensation you need to keep in mind that a claims adjuster has a job. Their job is to ensure that the total cost of your claim is minimized as much as possible. This means that the better a job a claim adjuster does, the less compensation you will receive. For this reason alone it would be wise to hire a worker’s compensation lawyer. However, there are other reasons that could encourage you to seek counsel. You may be worried that to hire a lawyer you are going to spend a lot of money to do so. Worker’s compensations workers work for a contingency this means that they will be paid a percentage of the settlement you receive. This means that the fees you would normally pay for a lawyer will be paid when the case ends and you receive your settlement. If you are worried that a lawyer would take all of your settlement to pay for their work, their capped at a percentage for their cases. Their capped percentage of your settlement means you are working with a person or group that wants the biggest settlement possible so that they rewarded for their efforts and you get the financial reimbursement you deserve.
A lawyer can also ensure that your rights are protected. There are many reasons why an insurance adjuster may deny you or give you less than you deserve. A lawyer understands fully the rights that you have and can pursue those for you. A Lawyer can also help you to resolve problems and are equipped to help. They are experiencing in their field and understand the procedures that you should take to get your settlement. They can evaluate your case to best decide what your specific case is worth. A skilled worker’s compensation law firm knows, from experience and former cases, what an injury is worth. Lastly, a worker’s compensation lawyer can look at any third party liability case you might have. This means that if you were injured in an accident that was not your fault, your employer’s or a co-worker’s you can file a civil lawsuit. This can be filed along with your worker’s compensation suit to heed further compensation. If you are interested in seeking a worker’s compensation case you can depend on Oktanyan Der-Grigorian Law Group. Call us today to schedule your free consultation (818) 975-3080.