Workers Compensation Attorney in Downey, CA Serving Los Angeles & Orange Counties
It’s a sad reality that some employers knowingly or unknowingly subject their employees to unsafe working conditions. Unfortunately, when this happens, workers can suffer in more ways than one. From life-altering injuries that demand ongoing medical treatment to lost wages, workplace accidents can hurt employees physically, financially, and emotionally.
When Injury Strikes
Many injuries that happen at work are simple accidents. In these cases, you may be able to obtain workers compensation to alleviate some of the financial stress after you’ve been harmed. However, in limited circumstances, if you were injured because your employer knowingly exposed you to unsafe conditions or failed to take safety measures, you may be allowed to seek compensation by filing a lawsuit.
Exploring Your Rights
1.) Medical care. This covers doctor visits, tests, medication, treatment services and necessary travel costs related to care.
2.) Temporary disability benefits. This covers any lost wages incurred during recovery.
3.) Permanent disability benefits. These benefits cover injured workers who do not recover and are unable to return to work.
4.) Job displacement benefits. This supplemental voucher helps pay for retraining if a worker is unable to qualify for permanent disability and unable to return to their old job.
5.) Death benefits. This benefit distributes payments to an injured worker’s spouse or dependents if they pass away due to job-related illness or injury.
After a workplace accident, you may feel as if you’re alone and without options. Don’t let these negative feelings consume you. Instead, empower yourself by contacting Law Offices Of Raymond Perez for your initial consultation.
Workers’ Comp. Law requires all employers with at least one employee to have California Workers Compensation Benefits insurance. This includes all temporary employees and corporate officers of the company. The law extends to out-of-state employers as well, who may have employees that regularly work in California. It covers both one-time events (e.g., back injuries, burns, accidents in company vehicles), repeated exposure events (e.g., hearing loss due to constant noise, injuries due to repeated motions) and certain psychological (stress-related) injuries caused by the job.
Very nice people an they explained all your answer
- Victor Magallanes. 2/10/2020
Friendly and helpful staff.
- Jimmy Martin. 11/25/2019
I think people need to understand that you may not always win or get exactly what you wanted. Nothing is for sure..But I was very happy with the office and staff. Things took a bit long i thought but that is just how things work. but in the end it was in my favor. I would recommend this office and attorney. 5 stars
- mary acosta. 9/11/2019
great staff!! I got hurt at work and they helped me out. They were able to help me see the doctors i needed to see. great outcome in the end.
- Jim Scott. 9/11/2019
I was able to file Chapter 7 back in 2013, I had a good experience with this law firm. Attorney was courteous and went with us to the court, all though he does go with you he does represents you if needed. You need to understand that filing legal papers such as bankruptcy on your own can be very costly, so it's better to hire the service of an attorney that specializes in this law. You will not regret it. I'm on my 7th year of filing, and I was able to built my credit within six months after filing, my life changed, with a fresh start! The reason I'm writing this post is because I'm recommending a friend and I came across this review platform for Attorney Raymond Perez, and I decided to put my review for anyone that is interested in filling chapter 7
Good vibes to those that read this post.
- Diana Renojo. 8/8/2019
Miriam and Raymond Perez really help me get my life in track. I had no idea what I was doing and they walked me through the entire process,. Miriam and Raymond were highly organized and very understanding of my situation. There the best ; Well worth it; highly recommend!!
- Cristal Garcia. 10/11/2018
A friend recommended me here. I highly recommend that anyone with debt problems to come here, Ray did an outstanding job with my bankruptcy case. I'm debt free now! I cannot explain how much they have done for me. I wish I could give them more then five stars.
- Carlos Rodriguez. 7/23/2017
(Translated by Google) For bankruptcy service an excellent job.
Para servicio de bancarota un excelente trabajo.