Filing A Workers’ Compensation Claim
Being injured in a workplace incident is exceptionally difficult to handle. Like other types of injuries, you have the typical problems that come along with getting hurt, such as pain, medical bills, and time missed from work. On top of this, however, you may also be facing difficulty returning to your job. You may feel worried about keeping your job if your employer blames you for the incident, you may be worried you will get injured again because you believe workplace safety is in question, and all this may cause you to wonder if you will ever get back into the swing of things.
You may be considering filing a workers’ compensation claim, which may cause or increase any tension you feel between you and your employer. Even if you do not feel any concern or tension from your employer, filing and pursuing a workers’ compensation claim can be complicated and takes time and energy away from your recovery. This is where the workers’ compensation attorneys at Polsky, Shouldice & Rosen, P.C. can help.
The workers’ compensation attorneys of Polsky, Shouldice & Rosen, P.C. have been practicing workers’ compensation law for more than 25 years in New York. This is important for several reasons:
First, our workers’ compensation attorneys know the law that will apply to your workers’ compensation claim. Each state has its own requirements for workers’ compensation claims that can drastically affect the amount and type of compensation to which you are entitled. Having experience with New York law is crucial for helping you get the compensation that you deserve and that you need to get back to work.
Second, our workers’ compensation attorneys know the community. They know the employers and they know the local attorneys that may represent your employer or your employer’s workers’ compensation insurance company.
Moreover, the workers’ compensation attorneys at Polsky, Shouldice & Rosen, P.C. know the New York State Workers Compensation Board, both the people who work for the board and also the procedure for hearing workers’ compensation claims. They have a strong reputation in the community for being fair and tenacious and can use this reputation to make sure that your claim gets the attention and respect that you need.
Third, our workers’ compensation attorneys know your case. Although each workers’ compensation case is unique, our legal team can draw on their extensive experience when representing you. They have dealt with all types of claims, from relatively simple claims that can be resolved quickly to contentious, complicated claims involving disputes about the circumstances and causation of a workers’ injury. They have seen it all, and they are ready to use their expertise to get you a fair result as quickly as possible.
Do not hesitate. Call our office to set up a meeting to discuss your claim and learn more about what workers’ compensation attorneys New York clients recommend can do for you. Whether you are just considering filing a workers’ compensation claim, or if you have been trying to get the compensation you deserve for months or even years, the attorneys at Polsky, Shouldice & Rosen, P.C. are here to help. Call today.