Worker’s Compensation

workers-compensationWorkers Compensation in New Jersey and Pennsylvania

You have the right to work in a safe environment. Whether you work 8 hours a day at a desk 12 hours a day at a nursing facility, the law requires that employers provide employees with working conditions free from known dangers.

So when you suffer an on-the-job injury, workers compensation can help you cover the cost of your medical bills and replace your missing income. Worker’s compensation can also cover the costs of retraining should physical disabilities keep you from fulfilling your current job requirements.

At the Law Office of Jeffrey Dragon, our team will guide you through the filing process so you receive your full dues. When you come to us, you can rest assured that we’ll present your case in the most favorable light.

Do You Need an Attorney?

Many employees assume that because the law protects them that they’ll receive complete compensation; however, claims for worker’s compensation in rarely go as planned. If you fail to follow certain steps, file specific forms, or present adequate evidence to a judge within the right time limit, the court may deny your requested benefits or dismiss your case entirely.

But with the right attorney on your side, you can significantly increase your chances of approval. Our lawyers negotiate with the attorneys representing your employer, as well as those on the Bureau of Worker’s Compensation, to ensure the settlement goes as smoothly as possible. We’ll focus on handling the legal aspects of worker’s compensation so you can focus on healing and recovery.

Don’t Wait to Call Us

If you have serious injuries that inhibit your ability to work, call our attorneys in Cherry Hill, NJ at 856.424.3535. We’ll discuss any concerns you may have about worker’s compensation in New Jersey or Pennsylvania.