Atlanta Workers' Compensation Lawyer
Legal Assistance from an Atlanta Injury Lawyer
If you were injured at work, employers are obligated to carry workers’ compensation insurance for employees who are injured while carrying out the duties of their job. However, you may not be aware that employers and their insurance companies often work to diminish their liability and withhold paying out on claims. For this reason, enlisting help from an Atlanta workers’ compensation attorney to assist you during the process can ensure that you are receiving benefits that are fair and rightly deserved.
Should I Hired a Workers’ Comp Attorney?
Our team at Henningsen Injury Attorneys, P.C. are highly experienced lawyers who have claimed millions of dollars for clients. Between the medical care and treatments, lost income, and other costs, an injury at work can make it difficult to work, and puts an immense burden on you and your family. We want you to focus on your recovery and to regain your health while we handle your claim.
Your workers’ compensation insurance claim can cover the costs of the following:
- Hospital bills and medical care
- Lost income and future wages
- Retraining costs
- Compensation for injuries
- Benefits for family members of a deceased employee
Injury claims may include a preexisting condition that was worsened because of your job, or a repetitive stress injury, which are caused by making similar motions repeatedly throughout the day. Most injuries and illnesses are covered under workers’ compensation. Your claim will need to demonstrate that it occurred while performing the duties of your job, or during an employer-sponsored function.
We Fight Insurance Companies
Insurance companies often play hardball when it comes to claims. As Atlanta workers’ compensation attorneys, we are not intimidated by these games—we get down to business. That means arguing in your favor, presenting evidence that supports every facet of your claim, and countering the tactics that these defense teams use. Because we have handled countless numbers of these cases before, we are prepared to anticipate any challenges that might come your way.