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Workers’ Compensation

If you have suffered a work-related injury, there’s a very good chance that you are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits to help mitigate some of the financial difficulties that may arise during your recovery. At Pope Law Firm, PLLC, we believe that workers and their families should be treated fairly by their employers, and we proudly put our years of experience to work pursuing fair and just compensation to see that your needs are met.

Schedule a consultation to learn more about workers’ compensation eligibility. Call (716) 634-3320 to schedule yours.

Our Attorneys Understand The Challenges Before You

Your occupation can feel like part of your identity. After suffering a severe injury, your career can be temporarily or even permanently swept away, leaving you feeling confused, frightened and unsure of what to do next. As your lawyers, we will do everything within the parameters of the law to see that you receive benefits to cover your expenses while you recover and make your way back to your previous position, train for a new job or, in certain cases, retire due to a permanent disability.

When you work with us, we will explain the laws passed by the state of New York that require your employer, or your employer’s insurance company, to compensate you, or your family, for injuries or death that occurred while you were working. You may be entitled to:

  • Weekly benefits while you are temporarily totally disabled and unable to work
  • Payment of your medical expenses
  • Weekly payments or a lump sum payment for partial or total disability resulting from a work-related injury

Compassionate Guidance And Counsel After A Work-Related Injury

Whether your injury occurred suddenly, perhaps due to a fall, or is the result of years of being required to undertake potentially harmful physical tasks, you deserve compensation to cover the costs of recovery.

Time is an important factor in nearly every type of personal injury or workers’ compensation case. After an accident or you identify a work-related ailment, report the injury to your employer and contact our law office to speak with our legal team. Schedule an appointment at one of our Western New York law offices by dialing (716) 634-3320.