Workers' Compensation Attorney
Serving San Jose and the Surrounding Bay Areas
Workers' compensation is a type of insurance that offers a supplemental income to those who have been injured or made ill on the job. This method of wage replacement includes medical coverage so that the injured or sickened employee may receive the necessary care and treatments that they need in order to return to the workplace as quickly as possible. In many cases, workers' compensation is offered to the employers not only to protect the workers, but also to prevent the employers from being held responsible for negligence on their part. In many cases, it can be a win-win situation.
How can our San Jose workers' comp lawyer assist?
If done properly, workers' compensation does not need to be addressed through litigation-though having the assistance of a skilled San Jose attorney on your side is always encouraged. If you are filing to request your rights to benefits, you will want the legal perspective of an attorney to make sure that the contracts are reasonable and offer you the funds that you deserve from your injury. Eligibility for this form of compensation depends on specific circumstances, such as being injured while on the work site or if the injury developed due to exposure to a dangerous chemical.
By contacting an attorney at our firm, we can walk you through the process in order to help you receive the maximum coverage for your illness or injury. At Scher, Bassett & Hames we will stop at nothing to make sure that you receive the compensation that is rightfully yours for your pain and suffering. Our legal team is committed to do the necessary investigations and preparations to see that your financial needs are met by your employer. If you have been injured or made ill in any way in the workplace, contact our office immediately to schedule an appointment so we can discuss your case! We can represent clients throughout San Jose, Sunnyvale, Cupertino, Santa Clara, and Watsonville