At Gold & Fox, we will champion your cause so you receive the maximum compensation you are entitled to. We have been successful in getting our clients the maximum pay-out for workplace injuries. We represent employees in the Astoria area of New York.
When you are injured at work, you are entitled to workers compensation, but if you didn’t follow the process, you may find your company declines your compensation claim.
Get medical care and start treatment as soon as possible. If you don’t seek help immediately your employer may say that the injury did not happen at work or it may not be serious enough to deserve compensation. Your company will not want to pay out compensations and you will be asked to demonstrate how you were hurt.
Follow the instructions you might have to visit an independent physician. Make sure you have reports conducive to your claim. So clear descriptions of the events and the resulting injury will enhance your claim.
Keep copies of everything you do, including every form you’ve filled out. Write down exactly how you were injured at work. A successful worker’s compensation claim is contingent upon the information provided.
You must report your work-related injury to your employer even if you feel afraid ao insecure about your job. The company has an insurance policy to ensure that employees do not suffer as a result of work.
Make sure you file your written claim as soon as possible after you have verbally informed your employer that you have been injured. Do not miss any deadlines or your claim may be denied or delayed.
All procedures are subject to state laws so make sure you know them. When filing a claim all parts must be submitted without delay so you will be compensated quickly.
A lawyer will help you work within the deadlines and as they understand the entitlements of works compensation. A compensation claim lawyer is trained to help you make claims to counter the agony of an accident. Compensation Lawyers, Fox and Gold make sure you are not left out of pocket and you are not lowballed.
Remember your quality of life is important as is the smooth running of your affairs and the security of your family. Regrettably, some employers have their own protocols and maybe trying to minimize their failings. This must not be at the expense of your well-being. Having a lawyer will empower you to stand up for your rights.
Our offices are a quick bus, train or car ride from all areas in Astoria including the 11101, 11102, 11103, 11104, 11105 & 11106 sections of the borough. Contact Gold & Fox today for an honest and reliable service.