An accident at work may occur no matter the field you work in, whether it is in construction or a desk job in an administrative building. Gedgoudas & Miller is experienced in handling all types of work related accidents, seeking fair workers’ compensation benefits for our clients. As an injured worker in Alabama you are entitled to medical expense paid by the worker’s compensation insurer, mileage expense for driving to and from the doctors, pay for time lost from work, and compensation for any physical impairment you may have from your injury. It is vitally important to report your injury to your employer immediately following the accident.
When after all your hard work and commitment to the job you are injured abruptly in a workplace accident, it can have devastating consequences for you, your family and your future employment prospects. The distressing aftermath of a workplace injury can leave you feeling vulnerable and alone.
The dedicated attorneys at Gedgoudas and Miller can help you obtain the compensation for your injuries or illness that you rightfully deserve, including:
We help you pursue any benefits you are entitled to under the law.
You are entitled to workers’ compensation for an injury or illness that occurred at your workplace or while you were engaged in a work-related activity, regardless of whether the injury or illness occurred in connection with your job. Even in the absence of your employer’s fault or negligence, you can still receive the help you need through workers; comp benefits.
If your workers’ compensation claim is unfairly denied, you have only a short window of opportunity to appeal the unjust decision. We can help you maneuver through the overwhelming bureaucratic process of appealing to the Alabama workers’ compensation board.
From our Birmingham, Alabama office, Gedgoudas and Miller helps employees throughout Alabama file workers’ compensation claims and appeal workers’ comp denials. To schedule a free consultation with our dedicated workers’ compensation attorneys, call us at 205-847-1396 or contact us online.