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Los empleados que se lastiman en el trabajo tienen derecho a una indemnización adecuada. Lamentablemente, muchos empleadores no se preocupan por sus empleados, sino que se preocupan por sus intereses y responden fríamente a los reclamos por lesiones laborales con burocracia, trabas y agresividad. Los trabajadores en el área del noroeste de Indiana y Chicago nunca deben dar por sentado que contarán con indemnización laboral sin consultar con su abogado. Esto es cierto incluso si el jefe dice que no es necesario un abogado, si el abogado de la empresa dice que todo está cubierto o si los compañeros de trabajo advierten a la víctima lesionada que no debería hacer demasiado aspaviento. Tener un abogado especializado en indemnizaciones laborales de su lado siempre es importante, pero sobre todo cuando se enfrenta a situaciones como las siguientes:

  1. La compañía de seguros se niega a indemnizarlo.
  2. Su jefe niega que usted haya resultado herido en el trabajo.
  3. Se le niega tratamiento médico.
  4. No se cumple lo que se le había prometido en términos de salario, cobertura médica, etc.

Es muy importante contar con un abogado especializado en indemnización laboral al verse en situaciones extremas como las siguientes después de haber sufrido una lesión en el trabajo:

  1. Necesita dinero y no recibe ingresos.
  2. Su empleador no tiene seguro de indemnización.
  3. Alguien que no sea su empleador lo dañó y provocó su accidente.

El estudio jurídico del noroeste de Indiana y Chicago, Kenneth J. Allen Law Group, solo se ocupa de casos de accidentes y daños personales. Este estudio cuenta con una vasta experiencia en la representación de empleados que sufrieron lesiones en el trabajo y padecen las consecuencias. El equipo legal de Kenneth J. Allen Law Group trabaja en equipo con expertos médicos asesores para establecer el hecho irrefutable de su pérdida, las consecuencias económicas futuras y la responsabilidad de su empleador. Conforme enmendamos la injusticia que ha sufrido, también buscamos servir al bien común y evitar que las lesiones laborales graves se repitan, al lograr lugares de trabajo más seguros y que los empleadores sean más compasivos y cooperativos.

¿Busca un abogado en Indiana?

Las leyes de Indiana no permiten que los abogados utilicen veredictos anteriores como método para determinar la calidad de su servicio. No obstante, si busca un abogado en Indiana, puede solicitar información al hacer clic aquí y se le enviará de inmediato.

¿Busca un abogado en Illinois?

Si busca un abogado en Illinois, puede consultar las sentencias y los resultados anteriores obtenidos por los clientes de Kenneth Allen al hacer clic aquí.

¿Derivaciones de abogados?

Si es abogado y desea derivar el caso de su cliente de Indiana o Illinois para que lo maneje Kenneth J. Allen Law Group, puede consultar las sentencias y los resultados anteriores de otros casos al hacer clic aquí. Si usted o un ser querido ha sufrido una lesión grave o la muerte en el trabajo, puede tener derecho a presentar un reclamo de indemnización y a imponer justicia contra los culpables. Además, puede comunicarse con los abogados especializados en daños personales del noroeste de Indiana y Chicago de Kenneth J. Allen Law Group para programar una consulta inicial gratuita.

Employees who are hurt while working on the job are owed due compensation under the law. Unfortunately, some employers are less concerned about their employees’ welfare than they are about their bottom lines. While most employers are intent on doing what’s right, there are still companies that make life even more difficult for workers injured on the job using red tape, roadblocks and even seeking retribution against injured employees.

Workers in the Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland area should never assume that workers’ compensation will take care of them without checking with their personal lawyer. This is true even if the boss says an attorney isn’t needed; if the company lawyer says everything’s covered; or if fellow employees warn the injury victim that he or she should not do anything to rock the boat.

Common Workers’ Compensation Injuries

There are many ways someone can be hurt on the job. Certain types of workplace injuries tend to occur more frequently than others. Those include:

  • Slip-and-fall or trip-and-fall injuries
  • Overexertion
  • Transportation injuries
  • Accidents involving workplace machinery or equipment
  • Being struck by an object

Workplace injuries can be serious; workers’ compensation laws are designed to help alleviate the financial stress that can come with becoming injured while performing job duties.

Understanding What Benefits May Be Available

Specific compensation will depend on the circumstances of your injury. However, in general terms, workers’ compensation benefits include payments for medical expenses, lost wages, permanent disability and more.

Medical Care

Required tests and medical treatment after a workplace injury can add up quickly. Workers with covered injuries should not have to pay their own medical expenses.

Lost Wages

If your injury keeps you from working, you may be entitled to compensation under workers’ compensation laws. This can help you and your family stay on top of your financial obligations when you are away from work temporarily.

Long-Term Disability

Sometimes, workplace injuries result in long-term disability, disfigurement, loss of limbs and other significant impairments. Initial settlement offers are often insufficient to account for the needs long-term disability can bring.

Other Benefits

Other benefits include reimbursement for mileage for medical appointments, and death benefits for families of workers who were killed as the result of workplace injuries.

How a Workers’ Compensation Attorney Can Help

Having an Illinois workers’ compensation attorney or an Indiana worker’s compensation lawyer on your side is always important, but especially when you face situations such as:

  1. The insurance company denies benefits to you;
  2. Your boss denies that you were hurt at work and injured while on the job;
  3. You go for medical treatment and are refused medical care; or
  4. You’re not seeing what was promised to you — wages, medical coverage, etc.

It is critically important to have a workers’ compensation lawyer if you are facing extreme situations after being hurt at work and you are suffering from an on-the-job injury.

Common circumstances include the following:

  1. You need money and have no income coming in;
  2. Your employer does not carry compensation insurance; or
  3. Someone other than your employer hurt you and caused your accident.

Worker’s Compensation Lawyer in NW Indiana and Chicago

The Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland injury law firm of Kenneth J. Allen Law Group only handles accident and injury cases. The firm has extensive experience in representing employees who have been hurt at work and suffer from on-the-job injuries.

The legal team at Kenneth J. Allen Law Group works with consulting medical experts to establish the irrefutable fact of your loss, its future ramifications in terms of dollars and cents, as well as the responsibility of your employer. By righting your wrongs, we also seek to serve the greater good and prevent serious work injuries from repeating in the future through a safer workplace and a more compassionate, cooperative employer.

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