Why Do I Need A Workers’ Compensation Attorney?

Why Do I Need Workers Compensation Attorneys?

Too many people make the mistake of thinking they don’t need an attorney for their workers’ compensation case. Unfortunately, this often means that the injured worker does not receive the benefits he or she needs.

Working with an attorney is a better idea. At Oktanyan Der-Grigorian Law Group, Inc., we dedicated our careers to helping injured workers in Southern California. You can rely on us for personalized, compassionate representation.

Find out why and when you need a lawyer for workers comp. Call us in Glendale at 818-230-2428 for a free consultation. Read what our clients have to say about working with us.

Your employer and its insurance carrier will be represented by lawyers.

Employers and workers’ compensation insurers have teams of lawyers who are paid to deny or undervalue claims. You cannot fight them on your own. You need an attorney who is there to protect your rights and battle the insurance company defense lawyers for you. We have the experience to stand up for you.

It is critical that you receive sufficient workers’ compensation benefits.

Even a minor work injury may mean that you cannot return to your job. A catastrophic injury may mean that you cannot work in any job and that you will need long-term medical treatment. You will need the medical coverage and wage replacement benefits workers’ compensation provides. We know how to appeal denied claims and fight for the disability rating you deserve. We understand that your well-being depends on receiving the benefits you need.

Workers’ compensation laws – and the process – are complex.

Even a relatively straightforward workers’ compensation claim can turn out to be complicated. It is easy to make a mistake on the application or to leave out crucial medical information. With a lawyer’s help, your workers compensation Los Angeles will contain the necessary information needed for your claim. We know the California workers’ compensation system and will ensure that you are treated fairly.

We can protect your job if your employer retaliates.

People are often afraid to report work injuries because they think they may be fired. This is illegal; your employer cannot fire you for reporting an injury or filing a workers’ comp claim. If you experience retaliation, we will fight back.

Put Us On Your Side

To schedule a free initial consultation, please call 818-230-2428. You can also complete our online form. Se habla Español.