At The Gold & Fox Workers Compensation Firm we assist you in receiving the benefits that you deserve for your workers compensation case. We are experts in all the various legal methods that exists to get the most out of your employer. We invite you to call us today for a free consultation on how you can start securing your future and getting back on your feet without having to spend a dime. Call the Gold & Fox Workers Compensation Firm today at (718) 971-9499. Our offices are centrally located on Austin Street in Forest Hills. Our clients come from areas like Flushing, Kew Gardens, Rego Park, Woodside, Briarwood & Jamaica NY.
Work-related injuries, and sometimes deaths, can occur in a regular work-place setting. Injuries are more common in service-based industries, but even office workers can acquire work-related injuries through long-term stress and strain (i.e. carpal tunnel). Because of the likelihood of acquiring an injury through work, the US requires employers to pay workers compensation to employees injured or killed during the course of their work. These laws vary by state and have different requirements. When such a work-related incident or death occurs, it is up to either the victim or their next-of-kin to file for workers compensation.
It can be a very stressful time with medical bills, pain and trauma, and financial worries burdening the victim and their family. Filing for workers compensation can be burdensome and complicated. If you’re unaware of what you’re doing you may not even get your full benefits. This is where a workers compensation attorney comes in. A good attorney can help you claim the maximum benefits possible from your work-related injury. There are many things you can claim compensation for such as: