Have you or a loved one been injured in a work-related accident? If the accident was a result of evident carelessness caused by your employer, you are more than likely eligible for workers’ compensation. Our legal team at Law Offices of Nooney, Roberts, Hewett & Nowicki seek to recover the compensation you are entitled to, as well as making the process painless as possible. We believe you should be focusing on your mental and physical recuperation while we work diligently on your case.
We all know how exasperating and at times, complicated the workers’ compensation claims process can be. In many instances, it appears as though the odds are against you. However, our workers' compensation lawyers are prepared to intervene and even the odds for your sake.
It is important to know that there are numerous deadlines pertaining to filing a workers’ compensation claims. In this case, you should seek advice from an experienced workers' compensation lawyer, to ensure that all the deadlines and tasks are met. When you choose us to represent you, you can be sure that we will get you the workers' compensation you deserve.
In Florida, employers are required by law to provide a safe work environment for employees and to purchase workers’ compensation insurance. You are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits if you were injured at work. If you are an injured worker, you may have questions about the benefits process or you may have already been denied workers’ compensation benefits.
Whatever your workers’ compensation need is, call the Jacksonville Law Offices of Nooney, Roberts, Hewett & Nowicki at (904) 398-1992 to schedule a free consultation. You can also submit a contact form and we will be in touch with you soon.Were You Injured at Work?
Undoubtedly, many companies strive to increase their revenue, however, that does not mean they should compromise and put their workers in danger. In the event that you were harmed at work, you are entitled to file a workers’ compensation claim.
Sometimes clients may find themselves in a position where their employer will try scare to intimidate or discourage them from filing a claim, usually because they are concerned about their insurance rates going up and undergoing stricter inspection of their safety practices and work environment. During an occurrence like this, hiring a successful workers' compensation attorney will be your best bet. Injuries from a work-related accident are very severe issues, and your injuries have the ability to endanger your means of financial stability to care for your family.
Our firm provides experienced representation to people from all types of occupations and industries. You may have been injured in a factory, assembly line, work related automobile accident, or an office setting. In any event, feel confident in selecting our firm as we handle workers’ compensation claims arising from injuries like the following:
- Repetitive injuries such as carpal tunnel
- Back injury
- Broken bones
- Knee injury
- Neck injury
- Slip and fall injuries
- Work-related illnesses
- Medical conditions worsened by unhealthy work environments
Our attorneys focus on recovering the maximum benefits you are entitled to. Payment is fact specific and will depend on the circumstances surrounding your claim and the seriousness of your injuries. A person injured on the job may be entitled to benefits including the following:
- Weekly benefits
- Lump sum payment for permanent injury
- Medical treatment
- Hospital treatment
- Occupational rehabilitation
Where the injury or illness results in death, dependent family members are sometimes eligible for death benefits.
Our firm also handles Social Security Disability claims for people who are unable to return to work. Our goal is to maximize benefits for our clients, and in some situations, these claims can run concurrent with work injury claims.
Our team of attorneys understand that the journey to retrieving the workers' compensation you deserve can be painstaking and aggravating. However, when you decide to hire our skillful legal advisors, we could make the process simpler for you. When you, a friend, or family member have been injured at work due to your employer's negligence, and your case was denied, feel free to call our law firm today to hear more about the different options you have. You have questions and our workers’ compensation attorneys have answers.
For experienced assistance with your workman compensation claim, contact the Law Offices of Nooney, Roberts, Hewett & Nowicki to schedule a free consultation.