After you have been seriously injured on-the-job, accepting just any kind of workers’ compensation benefits could be a mistake. Depending on the extent of your injuries, you might need temporary or permanent disability coverage. If you are not provided the full amount that you require to keep your finances in order as you recover, you could be left at an unfair disadvantage.
Lord Hoosier, PLLC is here to help you manage your workers’ compensation claim so you can avoid being shorted the benefits you need and deserve. Our Charleston workers’ comp lawyers are well known throughout the state of West Virginia for bringing both experience and compassion to every case that we take on. If you want to know what our caliber of service can do for you, contact us today to request a free consultation.
How severe or limiting is your injury? This will generally be the main determining factor of whether you need temporary or permanent disability benefits. Most workers’ compensation claims will be for temporary benefits, with permanent disability being reserved for the most severe of injuries. You should ensure you are thoroughly evaluated by your trusted medical physician to get a clear idea of what type of disability benefits you will actually need.
Basics of temporary and permanent disability benefits coverage:
Our Charleston workers’ compensation attorneys are ready to stand by your side and help you seek the benefits you need to live comfortably after a workplace accident. With 20+ years of total legal experience and a strong reputation throughout our communities, you know you can trust us with your case. Call (304) 605-2026 or email us today to let us know about what is going on, and we can explain how we can help in a no-cost consultation.