Q How will I pay my medical bills after a NJ work accident?
After a NJ work accident, you may be unable to work and need medical care to recover. Without a steady paycheck, you are probably wondering how you will continue pay your bills and provide for your family. You may consider applying for Workers' Compensation benefits.
Workers' Compensation is a program designed to help you pay your expenses while you are out of work. You may be eligible for fully paid medical care and wage compensation. If you have a permanent loss of function from your work injury, you may also be entitled to a cash settlement. In New Jersey, you are entitled to workers' comp benefits even if your accident or occupational exposure is your fault.
Workers' Compensation law details various time limits, rules, and guidelines that can be very complicated and confusing. It is best to meet with an experienced NJ workers' comp lawyer who can help you understand your rights. Manfred Ricciardelli will guide you through each step of the process and fight to get you the benefits you deserve. For a free consultation, call 973-285-1100 or fill out our online contact form today. Feel free to also download our FREE E-Book: What the Injured Worker Needs to Know.