Queens Workers’ Compensation Benefits Attorneys
Protecting The Rights of Injured Workers in New York
If you are injured at work, you may be entitled to a variety of benefits. Workers’ compensation benefits are in place to help you get back to work as quickly as possible and/or alleviate the lasting impact of your disability. Through rehabilitation services, medical and cash benefits, a person can do their best to rejoin the workforce in a full or partial capacity. When the disability stops a person from being able to return to work at all, workers’ compensation benefits can help support them. If a person has died because of their work, the family left behind may be entitled to compensation for the loss and the future financial burden of the loss. Knowing your rights through the workers’ compensation process is best. You may be entitled to benefits your insurance company won’t tell you about. If you need quality legal support, contact The Law Offices of George Poulos for a consultation.
A covered employee has the right to compensation through several benefits. The goal of workers’ compensation is to bring the worker back to the best possible function so they can work and become financially stable. Unfortunately, this is not always the case and some people are not able to work again. When someone is impacted by a work injury or illness, they should understand the benefits available to them and consult with an attorney. Read More
Workplace injuries and illnesses can lead to a person’s death. The loss of a loved one is devastating to the family left behind. While the deceased provided financial and emotional support, their family is left with the burden of lost wages, overwhelming funeral expenses and the loss of companionship. If a worker dies, his or her family may be entitled to weekly cash benefits. It is important to discuss this matter with an attorney. Read More
If you are injured because of work, workers’ compensation will most likely help you on the road to recovery. One of the ways workers’ compensation can help a disabled worker is through various forms of rehabilitation services. Recovering to the best of one’s ability is the goal of workers’ compensation. Through rehabilitation, an individual may be able to get back to work to some degree. Rehabilitation services cover a wide range of issues. Read More