Workplace injuries can cause you to lose wages and rack up thousands of dollars in medical bills. Michigan’s workers’ compensation laws entitle you to receive financial relief but proving that your injury occurred at work can be difficult.
A specialized Workers’ Compensation Lawyers in Canton can help you file for the compensation you deserve, and help you deal with any opposition from the employer’s insurance company. With legal help, you can win your case and recover from your injuries without losing your financial health.
Work-related injuries are common, but it may be difficult to establish the exact cause of the injury. Employer insurance companies may try to argue that your injury was not the employer’s responsibility and must have occurred outside of work. You will need medical records, work records, and possibly witness testimony to win a workers’ compensation claim.
Experienced Workers’ Compensation Lawyers in Canton know the types of evidence required to prove your injury’s severity and cause. They can work with you to organize the evidence while you take as much time as possible to recover and spend time with your family.
In Michigan, employers are required by law to have workers’ compensation insurance coverage. However, these insurance companies may fight to deny you the workers’ compensation benefits you deserve.
Since workers’ compensation can cover your medical bills and up to 80% of your lost wages, your financial future may be at stake. An attorney can maximize your chances of winning your case by helping you navigate the complex system. Different stages of the workers’ compensation filing and appeals process have strict requirements and unforgiving deadlines.
Cochran, Kroll & Associates, P.C. is a leader in seeking justice for Canton workers. Our practice focuses on various types of liability and personal injury law, including workers’ compensation claims. We serve Canton, Michigan, and other cities in the Detroit Metro area.
If you’ve been injured on the job, you need relief for your family as soon as possible. We know how important it is to win your case and get your wages and medical bills covered. Call 866-MICH-LAW for your free consultation with our experienced and knowledgeable team.
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Oakland County, Michigan
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Tuscola County, Michigan
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Wayne County, Michigan
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Bay City, Michigan
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