When you suffer injury from an accident, it is important to seek expert help to ensure you obtain the settlement you deserve. There is a statute that limits the time you have to pursue your case so it is important to contact an experience attorney right away. After suffering an injury, it can be a very emotional and difficult time. Very few people know their rights regarding personal injury claims. Working with a compassionate and qualified attorney can ensure you recover all eligible damages including medical treatments, lost wages, and pain and suffering. Contact us to get expert help from an attorney who is familiar with the correct procedures and has experience dealing with insurance companies.
If you have suffered an injury while in the course of you normal employment, you may be entitled to workers' compensation insurance to cover the cost of your medical bills, partial wages, and rehabilitation. If you are unsure if you qualify for workers' compensation, contact us and we will explain the laws and your rights. We can help ensure you receive the benefits you are entitled to receive. With over 30 years of experience, we are experts in this area of the law.
Social Security Disability
If you suffer from a permanent disability that prevents you from working, you may qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). In order to qualify for SSDI you must prove to the Social Security Administration (SSA) that you are permanently disabled and you must have worked long enough and paid social security taxes for an adequate period of time. Your eligibility is contingent on the number of work credits you have earned. Your work credits are based on your total annual wages.
The application and appeals process can be difficult and time consuming. Contact our office so that we can help you organize and properly submit your paperwork for the initial application. Submitting a strong initial application is extremely important as the denial rate for initial applications is high.
If you case has been denied and you have reached the appeal's process, we can guide your selection of additional evidence and we can prepare you for your hearing before an administrative law judge. Strong preparation will give you the best chance to receive a favorable decision and ensure you receive your full benefits.
Contact us today for a free consultation. We will be your advocates and our focus will be on getting you the settlement you deserve.