Brunswick Workers Compensation Attorney
Work-related injuries are a common occurrence in Georgia. If you or a family member suffered a workplace injury in the Brunswick area, you can face significant economic strains in addition to the pain of injury and recovery. The workers’ compensation system aims to offer relief to those in this situation, but you may find that navigating the claims process and related legal issues to be stressful, confusing, and isolating without proper legal assistance. Contact Farah & Farah today to learn how we can help with your workers’ compensation claim.
How Can Farah & Farah Help With Workers’ Compensation Claims?
Depending on the nature of your employment and they type of injury you sustained at work, you may have several options for legal recovery, but filing for workers’ compensation is generally the first step after any work-related injury. This can be a complex process and having an attorney review your claim, aid in the filing process, and explore potential alternative routes to compensation is a tremendous asset.
- Filing for workers’ compensation means visiting an insurance carrier-approved doctor for a diagnosis and disability rating. We can help ensure you receive appropriate treatment and accurate rating to secure the most amount of benefits available in your injury.
- Our firm has helped clients in all manner of injury claims and we understand the Georgia workers’ compensation system.
- A workers’ compensation claim can entail significant amounts of paperwork that our attorneys can help you accurately complete and file on time to protect your claim.
- We offer all our legal services on a contingency-fee basis, meaning no upfront costs and no attorneys’ fees unless we win your case.
Georgia state law requires all employers with three or more employees to purchase and maintain workers’ compensation insurance coverage. If you suffered an injury with an employer, our attorneys can assist with the workers’ compensation claims process.
Why Hire an Attorney for a Work-Related Injury?
Filing for workers’ compensation is a complicated process and an attorney can help you make sense of the tremendous amount of paperwork you will need to complete in your claim. Farah & Farah can also ensure proper medical record transfer to your workers’ compensation doctor to ensure appropriate treatment and an accurate disability rating for your injury.
If workers’ compensation is not available through your employer, our attorneys can help you explore other options for legal recourse, such as a personal injury claim against the employer for negligent workplace practices or unaddressed safety issues. We can also explore the potential for legal action against third parties, defective product manufacturers, or employers who engage in illegal retaliatory practices against you after filing for workers’ compensation.
Farah & Farah Can Handle Common Legal Issues After Work-Related Injuries
One of the most common difficulties injured employees experience after on-the-job injuries is the complex workers’ compensation claims process. Injured employees should report their injuries to their employers immediately to start the claims process as soon as possible; any delay in filing could cast doubt on the validity of a claim.
Employers must provide injured employees with all necessary workers’ compensation paperwork and process their claims in good faith. Farah & Farah can help when an employer engages in unethical and illegal retaliatory practices following a workers’ compensation claim and determine if any potential for legal action exists against parties related to your injury, such as a product liability claim against the manufacturer of a defective piece of workplace equipment or safety gear that caused your injury.
Zero Risk for Farah & Farah Clients
The attorneys at Farah & Farah take all cases on a contingency-fee basis, meaning our clients do not pay any upfront fees for our legal services and we only collect attorneys’ fees if we win. After a workplace injury, you will likely face financial strain from lost income while dealing with the pain of your injury and recovery. This means you have nothing to lose by securing legal representation for assistance with your workers’ compensation claim or alternative legal action for recovery.
Contact Us Today to Start Building a Case
If you or a loved one suffered a work-related injury in Brunswick, the attorneys at Farah & Farah can help you navigate the workers’ compensation claim system, determine alternative channels of compensation available to you, and address any retaliation from your employer or bad faith practices from an insurance carrier. Contact Farah & Farah today to schedule a free consultation with one of our attorneys, and we will let you know how our firm can help you recover from your workplace injury.