When you're injured at work by anyone, for any reason, even if it's your own fault, you have the right to compensation for the time you lose from work, for your medical care, and for ongoing disability when applicable. At Costello & Mains, our New Jersey workers' compensation lawyers can assist you with your options and remedies, get you the help you need, and make sure that there's no retaliation against you just because you've resorted to Worker's Compensation.
New Jersey workers' compensation law can be complex and confusing. Often, employers and their insurance companies will try to take advantage of an injured worker who has a legitimate claim for workers' compensation benefits. Injured employees who have had their workers' compensation claims denied or undervalued should speak with a workplace injury lawyer in New Jersey to ensure their legal rights are protected. Additionally, injured workers who were forced into returning to work (even light duty) or accepting "low-ball" offers may want to contact a New Jersey workers' compensation attorney to determine whether they are receiving maximum compensation for their work injuries.
The New Jersey workers' compensation lawyers at our law firm handle claims from workers who suffered occupational diseases, workplace injuries or repetitive stress injuries on the job. We represent clients who have suffered serious on-the-job injuries, such as:
If you have been injured at work, contact us today to speak with a New Jersey workers' compensation lawyer about your legal rights.