Southern California Workers’ Compensation Attorney’s

Workers Compensation Attorneys – Injured at Work

Workers compensation attorneys at Prussak, Welch, and Avila have been protecting the rights of injured workers for over 35 years. If you have been injured or have become ill as a result of your job, our lawyers are here to help. People are hurt or injured on the job every day. Make sure your legal rights are protected and that you receive all of the benefits you deserve.

Below are some common questions about workers’ compensation law. Please don’t hesitate to contact us with any further questions. We are here to help you.

What should you do if you believe you have suffered an injury or illness as a result of your job?

  • Contact us. We will represent you and be with you through every step of the legal process.
  • Report the injury immediately to your supervisor. Within one working day after receiving notice or knowledge of your injury, your supervisor will give you a claim form for you to complete and return to him/her. The supervisor will give you a dated and signed copy of the claim form and will forward a copy to the workers’ compensation insurance carrier.
  • Contact your doctor to find out if a report was sent to the workers’ compensation insurance carrier or your self-insured employer.
  • If you encounter any difficulty or delay with the above, contact us as soon as possible.

Lawyers at Prussak, Welch and Avila are proud to serve both English and Spanish speaking clients with law offices in Southern California (Tustin) and Fresno, CA.

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