Columbia Workers' Comp Attorney
Workers Compensation Coverage in Columbia
When you have been injured on the job, it is advisable to retain an attorney to represent you in your workers' compensation claim. Injured workers in Columbia have a right to be reimbursed for any medical care they need following an on-the-job accident, but many people in these situations are compensated much less than they deserve, while others have their claims wrongfully denied. Hiring a
Columbia workers' compensation lawyer from Masella Law Firm, P.A. increases the likelihood that you will receive the compensation you need, when you need it.
Why Hire Masella Law Firm, P.A.?
- Established in 1998
- 21 years of combined legal experience on your side
- Tailored approach to each client's case
- Solid track record of success
- Highly recommended by past clients
Workers' compensation coverage allows you to file a claim without the necessity of proving that your employer or a co-worker caused your accident through negligence. Unless you were under the influence of drugs or alcohol or were acting recklessly at the time of the accident, you should be entitled to benefits. An attorney from our firm will work with you to assemble the evidence necessary to support your claim, from securing a proper medical diagnosis of the severity of the injury to gathering full records of your expenses arising from the accident. We will represent you throughout the process, fighting any attempt to delay or deny your coverage and working diligently to defend your rights at this difficult time.
Columbia Workplace Injury Claims
The extent of coverage you can claim under workers' compensation includes any necessary medical treatment, such as surgery, hospitalization, medical supplies, prosthetic devices and any prescription medication. You can claim wage replacement in an amount equal to two-thirds of your average weekly income over the past four quarters, though there are limits as set by state agencies. The process of claiming workers' compensation benefits can be confusing and frustrating, but we strive to make it as easy and stress-free for you as possible. We can also assist in the appeal of a workers' comp claim.
Contact a Columbia workers' comp lawyer from our firm for the dedicated legal representation.