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Am I eligible to file for a 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund cancer claim in New York?

Can you say “YES” to both 9/11 related questions below? 1. Were you present in the “9/11 Crash Site Area” (generally …

Answered by Troy G. Rosasco, 2 months ago

A doctor told me that my repetitive strain injury, like carpal tunnel, is work-related. Can I get workers’ compensation in New York?

Yes, you can! A repetitive strain injury or repeated trauma is compensable under workers’ compensation law and is covered under the category of …

Answered by Edgar Romano, 4 months ago

How much is a work injury worth in New York? Is it worth it to contact a lawyer?

It is hard to quantify exactly how much a work injury is worth. It may be worth very little if your injury is minor and results in little or no time …

Answered by Edgar Romano, 4 months ago

How do I get the medical care I need in a worker's compensation case in Florida?

In Florida, all workers' compensation cases begin by asking your employer for medical care for an accident-related injury. If a physician …

Answered by Barry A. Stein, 9 months ago

How long may I receive worker’s compensation medical benefits in Florida?

In Florida, Worker’s compensation medical benefits are to be provided to allow you to recover from your work related injury. If you have a …

Answered by Barry A. Stein, 1 year ago

Why Do I Need A Lawyer For Workers' Compensation In Florida?

Florida’s workers' compensation laws are so complicated and difficult to understand that it’s virtually impossible for an injured …

Answered by Glen D. Wieland, 2 years ago

Do I Need A Lawyer For A Workers Comp Case In Pennsylvania?

If you’ve been injured on the job in Pennsylvania, you can pursue a workers' compensation claim for medical costs and …

Answered by Jeffrey S. Gross, 2 years ago

As a New York State business owner do I need workers' compensation insurance? What are my rights when my workers alleges he was injured on the job? Who will pay for the medical bills and lost wages if I am not able to pay?

 Yes. I have represented many business owners who have failed to obtain the required workers' compensation coverage. The failure …

Answered by Leslie G. Tilles, 3 years ago

I have heard about settlements in New York Workers' Compensation known as a Schedule Loss of Use and a Section 32. Can you explain I only injured my arm?

There are many different types of settlements. As your attorney, it would be my job to review the needs of the injured worker both …

Answered by Leslie G. Tilles, 3 years ago

If I collect workers’ compensation in North Carolina, can I sue my employer or someone else for my injury?

The circumstances surrounding a work injury can be complicated. Under North Carolina’s Workers’ Compensation Act, most employers are …

Answered by George Francisco, 3 years ago

Can I be fired for pursuing my rights to workers' compensation in Minnesota?

It is illegal for an employer to fire you for hiring an attorney, filing a workers' compensation claim, otherwise intentionally …

Answered by Michael G. Schultz, 3 years ago

If I am unable to return to work after my New York State work related injury, can I apply for Social Security Disability?

Yes. Workers' compensation and Social Security cases work well together. The injured worker can receive both workers' compensation …

Answered by Leslie G. Tilles, 4 years ago

Do I Need A Lawyer For Workers Comp In South Carolina?

Workers' compensation laws were established to provide a no fault means of compensating injured workers or their dependants for being injured in …

Answered by Luther J. Battiste, III, 4 years ago

Do I need a lawyer if I had a work accident in Delaware?

It is essential that you retain legal counsel if you are in a work accident in Delaware. The insurance companies involved in any work accident in …

Answered by Robert E. McCann, 4 years ago

Do I need a lawyer if I had a work accident in Pennsylvania?

If you have been injured while working in Pennsylvania, you should immediately consult an experienced attorney who will put you in the best position …

Answered by Robert E. McCann, 4 years ago

What kind of workers' compensation benefits are available in North Carolina?

North Carolina state law requires employers to carry workers' compensation insurance. The purpose of the insurance is to provide a type of …

Answered by Brian M. Ricci, 4 years ago

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