Stroke Lawyers in Sunnyvale, CA
If you have suffered heart disease or a stroke at work or as the result of a condition you developed at work, you are entitled to workers’ compensation. It can be hard to prove that your condition was developed at work, so you want an experienced lawyer who has handled these cases on your side. At the Sunnyvale law offices of Scher, Bassett & Hames, we protect the rights of workers who suffer from heart disease and other stress induces illnesses.
In the long run, a stressful job can lead to just as many medical concerns as a dangerous job. Whether your high blood pressure led to a stroke or you have developed heart disease, you could be entitled to workers’ compensation if your disability or condition is the result of workplace stress.
California Heart Disease Attorney
The biggest problem when it comes to linking heart disease and stroke issues to the workplace is the potential for a preexisting condition. But if you work under constant stress, whether you are a firefighter or a software engineer, it is possible to demonstrate the relationship between your job and your current medical condition.
The main thing you want to do in these cases is obtain and document all medical evidence as proof. Having handled a wide range of workers’ compensation claims over the past forty years, we know how to prepare your application in a way that it will be approved.
The idea of starting a workers’ compensation claim to take care of your heart disease may sound like a lot to ask, but we can help. We handle all workers’ comp cases on a contingency basis, so you do not have to worry about legal fees until we get you the full extent of benefits you deserve.
From our offices in Sunnyvale, we are ready to help you deal with your heart disease or stroke if it is related to your job. Offering home and hospital visits by appointment, we are dedicated to helping our clients through their most difficult times. Contact us today for a free initial consultation.