Workers’ compensation is an area of law wherein the employee may, with the help of a lawyer, seek legal remedy after being injured on the job. Every employer in the state of Louisiana has the responsibility to indemnify employees who are injured in the performance of the latter’s duties— given that exemptions do not apply.
Being a member of the workforce, you are entitled to specific rights. If in case you are injured during the course of your employment, you are protected by our federal and state laws. Entitlements may include compensation for lost wages, medical treatment and care, rehabilitation, and other benefits, damages you may demand depending on your case.
If you are looking for a law firm that focuses on Labor Law particularly Workers’ Compensation, as the name suggests, Workers’ Compensation LLC makes every effort to protect your rights as an employee. Your employer and the insurance companies might make it difficult for you, but we’re here. We will be discussing your case and see what benefits you the most and what incentives you can avail. We will work with you every step of the way until you are awarded what you are entitled to.
Social Security Disability
If you are a resident of Louisiana and has suffered a physical or medical condition that has made you ineligible to do work, you may be able to avail of Social Security Disability benefits through Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and you may also be entitled to receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI). There are federal programs by the Social Security Administration but Louisiana has its state-run agency, Disability Determination Services (DDS) that reviews applications.
We are open to discuss your case and see how you can best avail of this and you won’t have to worry about your application to the Disability Determination Services (DDS). We will help you every step of the way. Our Social Security Disability lawyers put the clients at the center and we will look at every angle of your situation and help you become eligible and entitled to the awards you deserve.
You can give us a call at 504-608-6776 to schedule a consultation and we will pair you with one of our expert lawyers who are very competent and are specializing in either Workers’ Compensation or Social Security Disability. We’ve been doing this since 1993.