Workplace Injury Lawyer in Orlando, FL
Seek the Legal Advice and Protect Your Rights
Workers' compensation is actually an insurance that the employer is
required by law to have in case an employee is injured while working/on
the job, becomes temporarily/permanently disabled, becomes ill due to
circumstances surrounding their job, or even if unfortunate death results
from their job. It's mandatory that all employers who have 4 or more
employees working part-time or full-time provide workers' compensation
insurance. If you feel like your employer doesn’t have the proper
insurance in place, get in touch with a workman comp lawyer to get started
on protecting your rights when you’re on the job.
What does Workers' compensation cover?
Not only does workers’ comp reimburse you for the accident that has
afflicted you, it also covers your medical care and medication as well.
Although state to state workers' compensation laws varies, medical
care that would be covered generally includes:
- Surgical and Hospital Services
- Dental Services
- Hearing Aids
- Chiropractic Treatment
- Physical Therapy
- Nursing Care
- Prescribed Medications
Workers’ compensation is designed to help you recover in the best
way possible with the least amount of toll on your bank account since
the accident was a result of you being at your workplace. It is understandable
that you need to recover as best and as quickly as possible in order to
return to work, so it’s in both you and your employer’s best
interest that you get the best medical care possible. By utilizing workers’
compensation, you won’t have to worry about spending extra money
to recover from your injury, regardless of whether it’s small or serious.
If you have been denied workers' compensation benefits, you should
seek the legal advice and representation of an experienced work accident
lawyer to ensure you are fully aware of your legal rights, how workers'
compensation is supposed to operate, ensure all of your documentation
is properly prepared and submitted in a timely manner, and fight for your
legal rights in workers' compensation legal issues and disputes.
If you’ve been looking for lawyers for workers’ comp, contact
the law office of Michael J MacDonald, P.A. today! We are available 24/7
and our staff members speak Spanish for your convenience.Get fair compensation
for your work injury: 407-434-0096