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What makes the Law Offices of Craig A. Altman different from the rest? Two words—”Personal Attention”.  Serving for nearly 30 years in Philadelphia and South Jersey, Craig A. Altman himself has made it his goal to ensure that clients receive the attention to detail necessary to acquire fair settlements. With experience and expertise in multiple practice areas ranging from workers’ compensation systems to personal injuries from car accidents, Craig A. Altman promises you that your workers’ compensation claim is in great hands. After winning the Top 40 Verdicts of 2015 and establishing multiple notable cases with lump-sum payments in the mid-six-figures, our workers’ compensation lawyers are here to serve you.  To read more about our highly recognized law firm, click here.

Ocean City, New Jersey, Boardwalk

Understanding Your Workers’ Comp Claim

 

We know how it goes. You work hard for your money and know you have a work-related injury. If you have experienced any of the following, you are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits.

 

  • Repetitive motion or trauma (e.g. carpal tunnel)
  • Slip and fall workplace injuries
  • Work accidents involving operating equipment
  • Permanent disability/permanent injuries

 

Don’t worry if you feel as if the accident may have been your fault. According to New Jersey workers’ compensation laws, New Jersey is a no-fault state. This means that no matter what negligence may have occurred, you are not at fault for the injury you have suffered. However, that doesn’t mean the workers’ compensation system is easy to navigate. Your employers’ workers’ compensation insurance is going to do everything it can to ensure that your employer doesn’t have to pay you endless disability payments or disability benefits such as ongoing medical treatment. Your employers’ insurance company is going to consider the following when addressing your claim:

 

  • Third parties who may also be responsible for your injury
  • Your preexisting condition such as preexisting body aches that you may have obtained outside of work

 

In general, insurance companies try to poke holes in the claims of injured workers to avoid liability for costly medical bills, even if that is fair compensation for the employee. That’s why you need an experienced workers’ compensation lawyer to provide you with the best attorney recommendations in order to secure the comp benefits or settlement offer you deserve.

 

Our Immediate Advice

 

It is crucial that you follow through with the following two steps after obtaining a workplace injury.

 

  • Step 1: Immediately relay your injury to your employer and inquire about the necessary protocols you must follow, which have been determined by your employers’ insurance company.
  • Step 2: Document all costs you acquire throughout this process, such as physical therapy for your injury, hospital bills, lab work, and medical tests.

 

The third step, which is designed to help you secure your claim, is to contact our law firm for a free evaluation with one of our comp lawyers.

 

Have a live chat today! Our offices are available 24/7.

 

Your initial free consultation has no fee because our firm operates on contingency fees. A contingency fee operation secures your money because we won’t charge you anything unless you win your claim. Once you have acquired your earnings, we only collect 1/3 of the payout which means that you remain the ultimate winner, as you should! So, if you work in either of the Ocean City zip codes, 21842 or 21843, establish an attorney-client relationship today with any of our trusted lawyers to help you address your claim.

 

Start a chat by calling our offices at 865-485-4747

 

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I visited this place to get more information on a workers' compensation claim my husband was thinking of filing. They treated me like I was their most valuable client! Thank you for being so personable, informative, and courteous to me.

Carly Bouvet

I cannot say enough positive things about each and every person at the Craig Altman firm who helped me through my case. I was always kept up to date on the progress. There was never a time where I felt I was not being taken care of.

Brandi Howell

I have used Craig Altman twice now and both times they have handled my case very well and professionally. It was a long road to get the insurance to agree on a fair settlement, but Mr. Altman took care of me every step of the way.

Greta Price

I've been working with Craig Altman's team of Attorneys for 5 years now and I am continually impressed with their knowledge of car accident claims and getting the highest possible compensation.

Eddison Fowler

I have worked with Craig Altman for over two years and I’m always amazed at how well they treat clients and staff. You are always warmly welcomed and treated like you are their only client. I would definitely recommend my friends or family to visit the Law Offices of Craig Altman.

Quinn Devine

Working with Craig Altman and his team will be a great decision. You will feel taken care of, communicated to in a professional manner, and that you have a clear plan and support system going through whatever situation you need handled.

Camryn Kendal