You've had an accident at work. Aside from the pain, you have many questions and concerns. How do I report this to my employer? Can I go to my own doctor? Who pays the medical bills? What cash benefits do I get under workers' comp if I am out of work? Will I lose my job if I file a claim? How do I file a claim?
Do I need a lawyer? How much does a workers' compensation lawyer cost? Do I have to pay anything upfront? (The answer is "No!")
These are common questions for injured workers regarding a New York state workers' compensation claim. The good news is that with one toll-free phone call, the attorneys at Turley Redmond Rosasco & Rosasco, L.L.P., can provide you with the answers.
Our firm has been helping injured workers from Queens and Long Island for more than 25 years. On a daily basis, our lawyers represent clients at administrative hearings before judges of the New York State Workers' Compensation Board, and negotiate their settlements with insurance companies and employers.
True Workers' Comp Advocates For Injured Workers
As a citizen of New York, you have specific rights and benefits under the New York workers' compensation law. Your rights are NOT what the insurance company or your employers say they are! The workers' compensation lawyers at Turley Redmond Rosasco & Rosasco, L.L.P., firmly believe in your rights under the law and will enforce them to the fullest extent so that you receive maximum benefits.
Although the New York workers' compensation law is supposed to be a "no fault" law, don't be fooled. This is an adversarial process in which employers, insurers, insurance company lawyers and insurance company doctors are out to defeat, or at least minimize, your claim at every turn.
You can count on TRRR for straight answers and support. We can explain the claims process and benefits, and capably address any issues that arise. We will handle all the paperwork and deal with the insurance companies so you can focus on healing. We will make sure you get the full benefits you deserve, including proper medical care and wage loss benefits, plus compensation for any lasting disability from your work injury.
Our Queens workers' compensation attorneys have handled a wide range of workplace accidents and injuries, from herniated disks and shoulder injuries to claims for repetitive stress injury or toxic exposure. We represent people in all industries and occupations, from blue collar jobs to health care workers and municipal employees. We are knowledgeable about the special considerations of workers' comp for union members, as well as the rights of undocumented workers.
Ready To Help You Today With Your Workers' Comp Claim
We invite you to contact us at any stage — before you have filed a claim, after you have filed a claim, after an insurance company has cut either your cash or medical benefits, when you are being pressured to close the claim or return to work, or when it is time to settle your claim through a Section 32 settlement agreement or a Schedule Loss of Use (SLU) award.
Read our frequently asked questions pages or reach out to us for answers to your specific situation. Turley Redmond Rosasco & Rosasco has six convenient offices in Queens, New York City and Long Island, and you will always work directly with an experienced lawyer. Call 800-671-4927 or contact us online for a free consultation.