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3 Reasons to Hire a Workers' Comp Lawyer If You Are Injured on the Job November 22, 2017

East Garden City, Hempstead
3 Reasons to Hire a Workers' Comp Lawyer If You Are Injured on the Job, Hempstead, New York

Providing for your family is a major responsibility; if you get injured on the job and are forced to miss work to recover, it can be devastating. Not only is your health threatened, but your financial security is also in jeopardy. Fortunately, a workers' comp lawyer can help you pursue the benefits you deserve so you can focus on recuperating. Below are a few reasons why people turn to seasoned professionals after sustaining work injuries.

What Can a Workers’ Comp Lawyer Do for You?

Explain Your Rights

Legalese is complicated, and even those who speak English fluently struggle to grasp the concepts that apply to them. For example, many don’t even realize they have the right to workers’ compensation benefits in certain scenarios, and their employer cannot fire them simply for filing a claim. A lawyer will explain your rights and guide you through every stage of the claims process to ensure no one violates them.

Strengthen Your Claim

workers' comp lawyerWhat kind of evidence makes for a strong workers comp claim? How do you go about gathering relevant medical records? When should you notify your employer of the incident, and what should you say? An attorney will answer these questions and any others you have to ensure your case is as strong as possible before the insurance adjuster reviews it.

Protect Your Family

A compassionate lawyer wants to help protect your family until you can get back on your feet. And when you hire the right attorney, you can trust that they will fight tirelessly to preserve your rights and secure the compensation you deserve.


If you need legal counsel following a work injury in New York City, turn to Bronnberg & Henriquez PC. Their legal team is devoted to helping accident victims continue providing for their families while they recover. You can learn more about their foundation in this practice area by visiting the firm online. To schedule a free consultation with a compassionate workers’ comp lawyer in Bayside or Garden City, call (718) 509-6788. You can also reach a Spanish speaking attorney by dialing (718) 869-1738. 

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