Helping Injured Workers Obtain the Benefits They Are Entitled to in New York
New York law provides benefits for almost all workers injured on the job. Although benefits are mandated, many initial claims are not approved; the 2007 annual report of the New York State Workers' Compensation Board says that 23 percent of claims were rejected. This makes it critical to have experienced and knowledgeable legal representation — with the right New York City Workers' Compensation attorney, you can improve your chances of success.
Managing Your NYC Workers' Compensation Claim From Start to Finish
At Terry Katz & Associates, PC, we have more than 20 years of experience helping injured workers navigate through New York's Workers' Compensation system. When you select our law firm, we will prepare and submit your claim and manage your case, from the initial application for benefits through hearings and litigation, including appeals. If your workman's comp claim is denied at any stage of the process, we will contest the decision. We will manage all stages of your claim.
Helping Thousands of Injured Workers Obtain Benefits Since 1992
Helping Injured Workers in New York Get Back on Their Feet
Our New York injury attorneys have helped thousands of people secure workmen's comp benefits after suffering work-related injuries or illness resulting from:
Clients come to us for help with Workers' Compensation claims after suffering a wide range of injuries, such as:
- Machinery-related injuries
- Back, neck and head injuries
- Vision and hearing loss
- Fractures, broken bones and amputations
- Hand, feet, arm or leg injuries
At Terry Katz & Associates, PC, we offer free initial consultations, so we can learn about your case with no obligation. We provide answers to frequently asked questions. We can also advise you about potentially pursuing a third-party personal injury claim to help you maximize your recovery options. In addition, if you will be out of work for six months or more, due to your disability, you may also be eligible for Social Security Disability claim benefits that provide additional compensation.
Contact Our Skilled New York City Workers' Compensation Attorneys
For more information about your legal rights, contact us online or call 888-540-2574 for a free initial consultation.
Will you be out of work for more than six months due to illness or an injury? We can explore your rights about filing a Social Security Disability claim.