St. Petersburg Catastrophic Injury Attorney

Speak with a Workers' Compensation Lawyer from LeavenLaw

If you have an injury that is a catastrophic work-place related injury, then you are likely to be entitled to receive worker’s compensation benefits for your lifetime. This is one of the reasons why catastrophic workplace injury cases should be handled by an experienced Florida worker’s compensation attorney – there is simply too much at stake to risk having it handled correctly from the beginning. The cost of an insurance company paying lifetime worker’s comp benefits is something they typically want to avoid. As your worker’s compensation law firm, LeavenLaw will prepare your case so that you receive every possible benefit you are entitled to under the Florida worker’s compensation law. LeavenLaw and its attorneys have over four decades of collective experience and success working with serious & catastrophic workman’s comp injury cases! Please review our recent case outcomes on catastrophic injuries.

Unlike some work place injuries, a catastrophic workplace injury frequently occurs abruptly and without prior notice. Injuries are typically considered catastrophic due to the enormous impact they have on the lives of those who experience them, as well as the lives of the hurt worker’s family. The types of catastrophic Workers Compensation injuries typically include:

  • Head injury
  • Brain injury
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Amputation
  • Severe burns
  • Multiple bone fractures
  • Neurological disorders

Managing catastrophic worker’s comp is very complex and requires the expertise of a consortium of health care professionals including primary and other physicians, physician’s assistants, nurses, therapists, and, frequently mental health counselors. Frequently, a worker’s comp carrier will deny or delay the necessary and appropriate medical treatment the hurt worker or his family desperately needs to ensure the best possible medical outcome. In many instances, the worker’s comp carrier will send a representative to talk to the hurt employee or family members at the hospital to investigate the workplace-related accident. The representatives will ask for information and try to get the hurt worker or family member to sign documents or take statements that the insurance company to help them having to pay full benefits under the worker’s compensation insurance policy. Therefore, as a general rule, it is wise NOT to talk to the insurance company without first talking to and hiring an experienced Florida worker’s comp lawyer. The insurance company will do everything they can to get as much information before you hire a worker’s comp lawyer to start to build a case against you. Therefore it is important that you seek legal advice immediately regarding your potential worker’s compensation claim to make sure you do not give up any legal rights. Catastrophic workers’ comp cases involve care that will last for a long-time; needs that candidly far exceed those of individuals with less severe workplace related injuries. Not unexpectedly, given profit as a driving factor, most worker’s comp insurance companies will more times than not provide even minimal appropriate care for such catastrophic injury cases.

LeavenLaw and its Worker’s Compensation team work hard to determine the full costs of current and future needs for people who suffer catastrophic workplace related injuries. LeavenLaw has obtained substantial settlements and awards in Workers’ Compensation injury litigation and negotiation for clients suffering from catastrophic injuries; let LeavenLaw and its Worker’s Comp team help protect you and your family’s future.

LeavenLaw is a consumer protection law firm that helps hurt workers receive just compensation for their workplace related injuries and losses that result therefrom. LeavenLaw is not just another law firm; it is a highly experienced law firm with an excellent track record at handling workers’ compensation cases throughout Central Florida. Assisting hurt workers and dealing with on-the-job Injuries is what it and its attorneys do for a living, and do very well. LeavenLaw serves clients throughout the State of Florida from its centrally located offices in Tampa Bay and Orlando, Florida to best meet your needs.

If your workplace injury is serious, it is imperative that your legal rights are protected. This is where LeavenLaw can help you. It is critical that you do the research to find a reputable and capable worker’s compensation attorney to assist you in the is imperative, trying time. A law firm with experience, resources and a long-standing track record of success is what you need. LeavenLaw believes its success is based not only on its previous client results, but is based upon the personal relationships it has built with its clients over the last four decades.

To assist you, LeavenLaw’s website discusses its overall legal practice and its attorneys’ credentials. It further provides powerful educational information on Florida Workers’ Compensation Law. Remember, every hurt worker’s case is unique and deserves to be evaluated on its own, independent basis. Please contact LeavenLaw for a free consultation before making a decision about legal representation. You will speak with an experienced worker’s compensation attorney directly, not a staff member.

In the end, LeavenLaw welcomes the challenges offered by difficult cases involving serious injuries and complex issues. If you have been injured on the job due to a workplace related incident, do not hesitate to call and talk to us. You deserve to know your valuable Legal Rights.