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Columbia Workers' Compensation Lawyer

Suffering an injury while at work can be an extremely difficult circumstance to face. It is important for you to know that you may be able to collect money damages for the injuries you have sustained, and you can do this through filing a workers' compensation claim. This involves sending in certain documentation within two days of the accident, and if your claim is accepted, then you will receive compensation for damages.

Documentation need includes:

  • Medical bills
  • Costs of recovery
  • Loss of wages

In some cases, victims are not physically injured at work; some incur a disease or other disability due to chemical exposure or other circumstances. If your health has been severely affected while at work, then you need to discuss your options with a skilled representative. Workers' compensation should cover any reasonably necessary medical procedure in order to facilitate recovery for you.

In addition to the recovery mentioned above, the following procedures may be covered by workers' compensation:

  • Surgery
  • Therapy
  • Medication
  • Outpatient treatment
  • Home medical assistance

Injured in a work accident? Call Our Columbia Injury Lawyer!

In addition to various medical expenses being covered by workers' comp, you may be able to collect a portion of your normal pay in order to help compensate for your cost of living. If you have been injured or disabled due to an accident at work, you need to begin the process of filing for workers' compensation benefits as soon as possible. If you have already applied, and your claim was denied, you may greatly benefit from our free case evaluation.

You can use this to obtain information and advice as to whether or not you have a legal case that could result in you obtaining money damages for the injuries you have sustained. At the Law Office of James R. Snell, Jr., LLC, we understand the severity of your situation and we can provide you with the legal assistance that you need.

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