Unfortunately, many injured workers don’t realize that they have rights, especially pertaining to their medical expenses after an accident. The Erie workers’ compensation attorney at the McNair Law Offices, PLLC, has a firm understanding of the rights of injured workers. For more than 35 years, we have represented those who have been injured by negligence while on the job. We are honored to help workers receive the funds they need to live.
You may be entitled to compensation if you were injured by:
Attorney McNair and his legal team have represented workers across various industries, from construction workers to medical health professionals. We are deeply familiar your rights, so we have the experience and insight to fight for your compensation. Our legal team provides you with all of your legal and financial options, helping you choose the best one for your family.
As per Section 301 (c)(1) of the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act, a "work injury" is the term that is used to describe any injury, illness, disease, or any other medical condition that occurs as a result of an individual’s job. Pre-existing conditions that are aggravated by an individual’s work are also considered "work injuries," as are injuries that result from repeated stress or movements associated with your job.
Types of injuries covered by PWCA include:
However, if you received any of these injuries as a result of negligence, you may be entitled to more than your benefits provide. In many cases, negligence in the workplace results in life-altering injuries that workers’ compensation cannot cover. What happens when you are unable to provide for yourself and your family? A workers’ compensation lawyer may be able to help.
The Erie personal injury lawyers at McNair Law Offices, PLLC, are well-versed in workers’ rights. We will fully assess your case during your complimentary compensation and provide you with the legal assistance that you need. When you are unsure about your rights regarding medical treatment, supplementary wages, or reimbursement for traumatic injuries, call our firm.
There’s never a fee unless we win your case! Contact us today to arrange your free consultation with Attorney McNair and his legal team.