Am I Eligible For Workers' Compensation?
Find Out If You Qualify. Contact Trusted Philly Attorney Richard A. Jaffe
Knowing whether you qualify for workers' compensation in Pennsylvania can be difficult. Even if you sustained a serious injury at work, that doesn't mean you will automatically receive workers' compensation benefits. Many legitimate claims are denied every day for many different reasons.
We know what you're going through. That's because attorney Richard A. Jaffe has worked with injured workers in Philadelphia and throughout Pennsylvania for decades. He knows how the state's workers' compensation system works and he has the case results to prove it. That's why our legal team wants to meet with you.
Attorney Jaffe can review the details of your case and help you apply for workers' compensation benefits in Pennsylvania. And if your application for benefits is denied, we can appeal your case and help you fight for compensation you rightfully deserve. Helping hard-working people in Philadelphia drives everything we do.
Questions You Should Ask To Determine If You Qualify
As part of our process for helping you figure out if you qualify for workers' compensation benefits, we will likely ask you a few questions when you meet with us for free. In general, most people qualify for workers' compensation in Pennsylvania if they can answer "YES" to the following questions:
- Did your injury occur at work?
- Are you unable to do your work due to your injury?
- Was your injury an accident?
- Did you report your injury to your employer within 120 days of your injury?
- Do you have medical evidence (doctor's diagnosis) of your injury?
The workers' compensation process might seem straightforward at first. But the more you learn about all the forms you have to fill out and everything else that needs to be done to qualify for workers' compensation benefits, the more you'll realize just how important it is to have an experienced attorney working with you throughout the application process.