The attorneys at Scott W. Sheen & Associates, P.C., are dedicated to handling all types of workers’ compensation claims and litigation involving employee injuries suffered in the course of their employment. If you have been injured in the course of your employment please call us for a free phone or office consultation at 331-318-2280 or contact us by email.
Employers Obligation To Pay Injured Employees For On-The-Job Injuries
Employers are obligated to compensate workers who are injured during the course of their employment are entitled to benefits under Illinois Workers Compensation Act during the course of their employment.
You don’t have to prove your employer was negligent. Illinois requires employers to have workers compensation insurance and provide benefits to employees who are injured during the course of their employment. It is a violation of Illinois Law for an employer to fire you for exercising your benefits under the Illinois Workers Compensation Laws. There are time limits to file your claim and if you don’t file in time your claim is lost.
Fighting For The Rights Of Injured Workers In Illinois
If you have been injured on the job, you need an experienced attorney on your side. At the law firm of Scott W. Sheen & Associates, P.C., we have helped many clients resolve their complex workers’ compensation matters.
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From the initial application to representation throughout the appeals process, you can rely on us to be there for you at every step. Contact our office today at 331-318-2280 or by email contact form to discuss your workers comp case with a lawyer who has years of experience navigating the complex workers’ compensation system.