Top Fresno, CA Workers' Compensation Lawyers Near You

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1300 W Shaw Ave, Suite #1A, Fresno, CA 93711

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1111 E. Herndon Avenue, Suite 303, Fresno, CA 93720

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8080 North Palm Avenue, 3rd Floor, Fresno, CA 93711

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7161 N Howard Street, Suite 202, Fresno, CA 93720

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5200 North Palm Avenue, Suite 302, Fresno, CA 93704

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4270 North Blackstone Avenue, Suite 310, Fresno, CA 93726

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2505 West Shaw Bldg. B Suite 180, Fresno, CA 93711

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155 East Shaw Avenue, Fresno, CA 93710

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PO Box 27980, Fresno, CA 93729

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PO Box 28400, Fresno, CA 93729

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3995 N. Fresno Street, Suite 104, Fresno, CA 93726-4031

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5250 N Palm Ave, Fresno, CA 93704

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1141 W Shaw Ave, Suite 101, Fresno, CA 93711

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1550 East Shaw Avenue Suite 103, Fresno, CA 93710

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1233 West Shaw Avenue Suite 100, Fresno, CA 93711

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906 N Street, Suite 110, Fresno, CA 93721

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7120 N Whitney Ave, Suite 105, Fresno, CA 93720

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6061 North Fresno Street, Suite 108, Fresno, CA 93710

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1300 East Shaw Avenue Suite 171, Fresno, CA 93710

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7108 N. Fresno Street, Suite 190, Fresno, CA 93720

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660 West Locuse Ave, Suite 104, Fresno, CA 93650

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1318 East Shaw, Fresno, CA 93710

Workers' Compensation Lawyers | Fresno Office

1233 W Shaw Ave Ste 103, Fresno, CA 93711

Workers' Compensation Lawyers | Fresno Office

7740 North Fresno Street, Suite 101, Fresno, CA 93720

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1141 West Shaw Avenue, Suite 101, Fresno, CA 93711

Fresno Workers' Compensation Information

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Were You Injured at Work?

If you were injured while at work, this can be a stressful and overwhelming time. First, you need to report your injury to your employer and seek out proper medical attention. Then you need to seek out an experienced Fresno workers’ compensation attorney to ensure your rights are protected.

Workers’ Compensation Assistance

Unfortunately, workplace accidents are not unusual. Work injuries can be sudden, such as a slip and fall accident. Repetitive stress can also lead to pain and suffering.

Workers’ compensation benefits are available to most injured employees to help them get their lives back on track; however, the process of collecting these benefits is highly complex. Being injured is hard enough, you do not want to enter into battle over your workers’ compensation claim.

What is workers’ comp., and how does it work?

Workers’ compensation benefits help account for medical care and lost wages whenever you are hurt or get sick while on the job. In most workers’ comp. cases, fault does not matter. For example, if you work in construction, and are hurt by a power tool and have to miss months of work while you recover, workers’ compensation benefits will cover the losses from your time when you are unable to work. When you are hurt, you will file a claim for workers’ comp. and typically visit a doctor to evaluate the extent of your injuries and whether you are eligible for benefits.

How is workers’ comp. calculated?

In every state, your workers’ compensation benefits will cover a specific percentage of your average weekly wage. Whether your injury is ruled a total or partial injury, whether you are a temporary or seasonal worker, and how long you’ve been on the job will also affect the amount that you receive.

What does workers’ comp. cover?

Workers’ comp. benefits cover medical expenses, lost wages, lost wages, any ongoing care costs, and funeral expenses related to workplace injury or illness. In some cases, a surviving spouse may be entitled to survivors’ benefits as well. In other cases, such as if your injuries are so severe you will never be able to return to your job, there may be benefits available to retrain you for another position.

How long can you stay on workers’ comp.?

Most states have limits for how long workers’ compensation benefits can last, many times less than five years. If your injuries are so severe that you cannot return to work, you will likely want to explore your eligibility for disability benefits, such as Social Security Disability Insurance, for when your workers’ comp. benefits expire.

Best Time to Seek Legal Help

No matter what your legal issue may be, it is always best to seek legal help early in the process. An attorney can help secure what is likely to be the best possible outcome for your situation and avoid both unnecessary complications or errors.

Tips on Approaching an Initial Attorney Consultation

  • Use the consultation as a means of gaining a better understanding of your legal situation.
  • Ask the attorney how many cases similar to yours he/she has handled. An attorney’s experience and knowledge can speak to their expertise (or lack of) in addressing your situation.
  • Your attorney should be able to articulate roughly how long a case like yours will take to resolve and what sort of procedures to expect.
  • Determine how comfortable you are working with the lawyer and/or law firm.

How much does it cost to hire an attorney?

In general, how much an attorney costs will often depend on these four factors: billing method and pricing structure, type of legal work performed, law firm prestige, and attorney experience. Depending on the legal issue you are facing, an attorney may bill you by the hour, settle on a flat fee, or enter into a contingency fee agreement. The type of legal work you need help with will also play a role in cost incurred.

Common legal terms explained

Affidavit – A sworn written statement made under oath. An affidavit is meant to be a supporting document to the court assisting in the verification of certain facts. An affidavit may or may not require notarization.

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