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If you're hurt or someone you love is the victim of an workplace injury, construction accident or any other accident occurring on the job, you are probably wondering what your legal options are in the state of New Jersey.
Your aggravation only escalates when you add in lost wages, medical bills and the assortment of New Jersey accident attorneys promising to help you. With ever-changing laws and so much misinformation available, it's a wonder why more injury victims don't just give up and live with the damages caused by unexpected accidents.
Keep in mind, however, your frustrations are only natural they likely have nothing to do with you. So if you're feeling more confused than empowered, take a deep breath and relax. We're about to take aim at your confusion and give you the guidance you need to get your life back on track.
And don't worry, talking to us is easy. When you call with a legal problem, you won't be charged for our time we won't confuse you with fast-talking legal jargon and you won't feel pressure to make an appointment. You can also send us an e-mail, or we'll even come to you.
To ensure that deadlines are met and paperwork is properly completed, seeking legal help from a qualified New Jersey Workers compensation attorney is advisable. Otherwise, delays can cause compensation and benefit payments to be severely slowed or even halted. Additionally, if an appeal is required because of a claim being denied, an experienced workers compensation attorney can quickly handle this aspect as well.
Under New Jersey Workers Compensation law, you may be entitled to:
Weekly benefits while you are temporarily totally disabled and unable to work.
Payment of your medical expenses.
Weekly payments or a lump sum payment for partial or total disability resulting from a work related injury.
A 2nd medical opinion.
The workers' compensation trial lawyers at Bagolie Friedman will fight to get these benefits when denied by your employer.
The following injuries and diseases are covered under Workers' Compensation for the state of New Jersey:
Accidental injuries: You can recover a money award for injuries suffered from an accident on the job.
Exposure to Fumes and Noise: You may be entitled to a money award for a condition resulting from exposure to dust, fumes, asbestos, chemicals, noise, etc.
Workplace Exposures: Examples of some medical conditions which may be caused by workplace exposure are:
Eye, ear, nose and throat problems
Repetitive stress disorders (e.g., carpal tunnel syndrome)
Death Cases: The death of a worker from an accident or occupational exposure is also covered to protect dependent family members. New Jersey law provides for payments to an employee's spouse and qualified dependents.
How will I afford the legal fees and the cost of the medical examination? There is no legal fee unless we obtain money for you.
If you or a loved one suffered an injury while working in contact the Workers Compensation Attorneys of Bagolie Friedman today for a free, no-risk case evaluation. Call 201-656-8500 now.