Workplace injuries vary in severity, but they can get worse over time and impact your work and quality of life. If you’ve lost work time or have incurred medical bills due to a workplace injury, you need to talk to a Workers’ Compensation Lawyers in Clinton as soon as possible.
Workers’ compensation can be a complex process, especially if your injury cannot be clearly linked to a specific workplace accident. Documenting your job-related injuries requires expert legal knowledge from a lawyer who specializes in workers’ compensation issues.
In Michigan, workers are entitled to compensation for lost wages and medical care costs in most workplace injury cases. Since up to 80% of lost wages may be covered, workers’ compensation is a significant lifeline for employees with serious injuries. Michigan employers are required by law to have workers’ compensation insurance, so even small businesses can use this insurance to provide for their injured employees.
However, there are limits and exceptions within the law, and the statute of limitations can make it difficult for workers to collect compensation. In order to figure out the next steps for your case, you’ll need to contact an attorney with detailed knowledge of the system.
An experienced Workers’ Compensation Lawyers in Clinton who specializes in workers’ compensation claims can walk you through the process and ensure you have the evidence you need to create a watertight case.
Employers’ insurance companies may try to fight your claim, especially if your injury cannot be decisively linked to one single workplace accident. An attorney can fight for you and make sure expert witnesses and medical documentation are provided.
A great workers’ compensation attorney also knows the importance of handling your case with sensitivity and care. Your health and recovery are important, and an attorney can support you and be understanding as you continue to care for your family.
Cochran, Kroll & Associates, P.C. specializes in workers’ compensation and personal injury cases. We offer the expert knowledge of Eileen Kroll, a nurse attorney with extensive experience in medical cases, to help build your claim.
Call our law office at 866-MICH-LAW for a free consultation and let us help you and your family to get the best possible compensation as you recover from your injuries.
A young couple from Monroe, Michigan, was awarded a $15.8 million verdict as the result of their baby son, Jason, being inflicted with Cerebral Palsy as the result of an error during the final stages of a labor.
Oakland County, Michigan
While in the hospital a mother of three was not properly treated for a closed-head injury causing her untimely death.
A Livonia pedestrian recovered $1.4 million when he was struck by a commercial van resulting in a traumatic brain injury in Redford, Michigan.
Wayne County, Michigan
Patient suffered cardiac arrest and brain damage when a hospital failed to recognize internal bleeding and treatment was delayed for more than 14 hours.
Tuscola County, Michigan
A Tuscola County jury awarded $3.3 million to a severely brain injured motorist as the result of a defective Michigan highway.
A seventeen-year-old construction worker suffered a traumatic brain injury resulting from a fall in Flint, Michigan, and was awarded $1.25 million.
Wayne County, Michigan
Middle-aged woman suffered severe disfiguring facial burns from a simple surgical procedure.
Child developed cerebral palsy with developmental delays due to lack of oxygen and brain injury during labor and delivery.
A Westland construction worker recovered $1.5 million after sustaining a traumatic brain injury while on a construction site in Detroit, Michigan.
A Marlette, Michigan, family reached a $1.3 million settlement in the traffic death of their 5-year-old son when they were struck by a semi truck.
The misdiagnosis of breast cancer resulted in a Redford, Michigan, woman recovering $225,000.
A construction worker redeemed his worker’s compensation case for $125,000 in Detroit, Michigan.
A paraplegic woman from Monroe, Michigan, recovered Michigan no-fault benefits including the purchase of a new home and attendant care in excess of $400,000.
Brighton, Michigan; Detroit, Michigan
A Brighton family recovered $1.3 million and a Detroit family recovered $900,000 as the result of birth injuries and medical malpractice to their children.
Bay City, Michigan
A Bay City grandmother was awarded $80,000 following an auto accident resulting in a broken leg.