Injured in the Workplace? We Can Help With Your Injury Rating — Our Experienced Belleville Workers Compensation Attorney will help you Pursue the Compensation you Deserve.
Serious injuries occur in workplaces all across the country, each and every day. These accidents have the potential to put an individual out of work for weeks, months, or years (even indefinitely). So what happens when an injured victim needs to return to work and they’re unable to? They begin filing an insurance claim.
Fortunately, ALL businesses in Illinois that employ people must have workers’ compensation insurance for their employees. The next step is getting the insurance company and your employer to agree with your claim.
It’s quite common for an employer or the insurance company to dispute a claim. There’s often difficulty determining the severity of the injury or the individual’s ability to return to work. An individual may state they are unable to return to their previous job duties; meanwhile, their employer claims that they can still work and does not qualify for any sort of disability benefits.
This is where the injury rating scale becomes very important. This will provide the factual documentation of your injuries you need to support your claim. A physician can produce a workers’ compensation disability rating for you. This rating will only be assigned once the physician has determined that the employee has reached the “maximum medical improvement,” meaning their condition isn’t likely to improve much more than it already has. If their complete functional ability hasn’t been restored to normal at this time, the physician will designate a disability rating.
If you or a loved one has been injured in the workplace, call our office. Injuries in the workplace can be expensive. Medical bills, medications, missed time from work, these costs can be devastating to a family trying to keep a roof over their heads. An experienced workers’ compensation attorney will work diligently to calculate the TOTAL cost of your injuries to ensure you’re getting what you’re entitled to and getting what you need to make a FULL recovery. Work with a lawyer that is well versed in all areas of Workers Compensation in Belleville, including denied benefits, death claims, and medical treatment.
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Once you’ve been injured and are considering filing a workers comp claim for your injuries, you should contact a lawyer for the best advice moving forward. Even if your employer agrees with your claim, there’s still the insurance company to deal with (whose job is to pay out as little as possible). We don’t just want your claim to be approved. We want you to get the maximum compensation for your injuries. Many victims may never 100% recover from their injuries, so there’s a lot more to factor into your claims than missed time from work.
The process for filing and handling these claims can be exhausting, especially for an injured victim stuck in a situation where they are fighting for the benefits they were supposed to be entitled to.
As a highly experienced Belleville workers comp, Jason B. Going can help you with:
We are advocates for injured employees. We help them feel taken care of — Have confidence knowing that we will fight for your disability benefits.
The attorney you hire for your disability benefits claim can have a HUGE impact on your family’s financial future. You need to find a lawyer that will provide aggressive representation for you. Look for a law firm that always starts your case with a free evaluation and is available 24/7 to meet any client’s unique needs. The best Workers’ Compensation lawyers will only charge for their services once you are successfully awarded compensation.
Choosing a workers’ compensation attorney to fight for your rights and help you get the deserved compensation is an important decision. The Law Office of Jason B Going is experienced and proven when it comes to workers’ compensation cases, and they will give you the best chance at a favorable outcome in your case.
If you have been injured in the workplace, we can help get you the compensation you truly deserve — Contact us today for a free consultation.
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The Law Office of Jason B. Going has years of experience providing excellent results helping clients just like you.
Through the years Jason has served as an advocate for numerous clients in matters before various Circuit Courts in Illinois and Missouri as well as before the Missouri Court of Appeals. He represents clients in various areas of law including personal injury, automobile accidents, workers' compensation, criminal defense, DUI/DWI defense, and traffic cases.. Jason is licensed in Illinois, Missouri, and Florida.