Kinston Workers’ Compensation Attorney
Despite advances in workplace safety, occupational injuries are an ongoing problem in the United States. According to statistics compiled by government sources, almost four million workers suffer severe injuries or develop serious illnesses every year. These injuries often require costly medical treatment and may leave workers unable to return to their jobs for significant periods. Fortunately, workers’ compensation programs exist to help workers in this position and provide them with the financial assistance they need to endure this difficult time.
If you or someone you know has been the victim of a workplace injury and you need help securing workers’ compensation benefits, an experienced attorney can be of considerable assistance. Contact the well-qualified Kinston workers’ compensation lawyers of Scudder & Hedrick, PLLC, today at (919) 851-3311 to speak with a dedicated member of our legal staff and learn more about what we can do to help you fight for the benefits you deserve.
Cases We Handle
The compassionate yet tenacious legal team at Scudder & Hedrick, PLLC, has the knowledge and experience necessary to represent clients in a wide range of cases, including those involving:
- Workers’ Compensation
- Permanent Disability
- Temporary Disability
- Workplace Injuries
We can guide you through every step of your workers’ comp claim, from applying for benefits to appealing a wrongfully denied claim.
Why Contact a Kinston Workers’ Compensation Lawyer?
Technically, injured workers can file claims for workers’ compensation without legal assistance. However, a qualified attorney can help ensure that these claims are properly managed so that you can avoid the following:
- Unfairly denied claims
- Excessive waiting periods
- Employer negligence
- Loss of benefits due to filing errors
- Benefit reduction resulting from changes in family situations
No injured worker should have to cope with a loss of benefits as a result of these or other issues.
If you or someone you know has suffered a workplace injury but you cannot get the workers’ compensation benefits you deserve, our team can help. Contact the Kinston workers’ compensation attorneys of Scudder & Hedrick, PLLC at (919) 851-3311 today to speak with an experienced legal professional about the details of your case and learn more about your rights and options under the law.