Wyoming Workers’ Compensation Attorney

injured man laying on factory floor with yellow hardhat in foregroundIf you have been injured while on the job, you may qualify for workers’ compensation benefits. You might think that it would be easy to make a claim for workers’ compensation, but unfortunately, this is not always the case. This can be a confusing process. As your Wyoming workers’ compensation attorney, we can help you obtain all of the benefits that you are entitled to.

You may be eligible for the following benefits:

  • Compensation for lost wages
  • Permanent partial disability benefits
  • Total temporary disability benefits
  • Permanent total disability benefits
  • Impairment ratings and much more

Overview of Wyoming Workers’ Compensation

Wyoming workers’ compensation is a program that provides benefits to Wyoming workers who are hurt on the job. Workers’ compensation has many guidelines to follow which may be difficult to understand. There are very specific deadlines that need to be met. As your Wyoming workers’ compensation attorney, we can help you sort through the paperwork and make sure that all deadlines are met.

What You Need To Know about workers comp.

  • When you have been injured on the job immediately report it to your supervisor and seek medical attention
  • Keep records of all of the interactions, as this will help your workers’ compensation claim going forward

What Does Workers’ Compensation Cover?

closeup of man calculating workers compensation on calculatorGenerally speaking, any time you are injured while on the job, you can make a claim to workers’ compensation. Below we will go through some of the more common misconceptions that people have in terms of this kind of claim. If you still are not sure after reading these, give us a call.

Some people are under the impression that if they are injured while on the job during an accident they were responsible for, they will not get workers’ compensation benefits. This is a common misconception. We do recommend, however, that if you were injured while on the job because of your own negligence, you consult us. Many insurers will try to decline these kinds of claims and are hoping that you don’t understand your rights well enough to fight back.

There are several aspects that workers’ compensation covers, starting with reasonable medical expenses. It will often help pay for rehabilitation after your injuries have healed to enable you to get back to work as soon as possible.

Contact an experienced Etna, Wyoming Workers Compensation lawyer

If you have been injured on the job, have been diagnosed with an occupational illness, or have lost a loved one to a fatal work accident, you can rely on a Edwards Law for experienced help advocating for your rights and pursuing compensation. We are proud to provide injured workers with superior representation to help maximize their financial recovery.

To find out more about how we can help you, call us at (307) 883-2222 or email our firm using the site contact form below to schedule a free initial consultation. During this meeting, you will receive clear, honest legal advice about your case, your rights and your best options for moving forward.

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