Accidents at work happen every day in Bergenfield. If you sustain an injury as part of your regular job duties you may be eligible for Workers' Compensation Benefits. That's where we come in.
The Reinartz Law Firm has been helping New Jersey residents with recovering due compensation for over a decade. The workers' compensation process can be daunting and complex.
We can help you navigate this process, deal with all third parties involved such as insurance companies, and help you recover the maximum compensation under the law.
What Is Worker's Compensation
All employers in New Jersey are required to carry workers' compensation insurance for their employees. These benefits are in place to protect employees injured on the job pay for medical bills, recover money lost to an inability to work, and more.
- Medical Benefits - Worker's compensation is available to cover costs such as emergency care, hospital bills, doctor visits, treatments and therapies, and more.
- Lost Wages and Lost Future Wages - A significant injury can leave you unable to return to work either temporarily or permanently. You may be eligible for compenation for an inability to earn during this time.
Some professions carry more risk than others, such as jobs in construction. However, injuries can be sustained anywhere a hazard exists with the most common being:
Do I Need a Workers' Compensation Lawyer?
No, but having representation can mean the difference between recovering appropriate compensation for your injuries and getting short-changed by an insurance company. Insurance companies work hard to deny claims and your employer may not properly advocate on your behalf.
Having a skilled lawyer on your side who knows the process, the court system, and who will advocate for you can make a big difference.
We invite you to speak with a lawyer today and learn how we can help.