Common Problems With Workers’ Comp Claims
Many insurance companies automatically deny workers’ compensation claims, whether or not they are valid. If you have received a denial, do not give up. You may still be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. With an experienced workers’ comp attorney’s help, you can pursue the case.
Berger & Michelena provides knowledgeable representation to injured workers in the Los Angeles area. We will review your workers’ compensation claim to determine why it was denied. If there were problems with the application, we will help you correct them.
We Know How To Correct Mistakes On Claims
People often make mistakes when filing workers’ compensation claims. These mistakes can result in a denied claim. Some of the most common reasons that workers’ comp claims are denied include:
- Failure to report the injury in time
- Forms are completed incorrectly
- Failure to include the necessary medical information and accident information
- Lack of the necessary medical tests for your condition
- The doctor says the injury is not work-related
In most cases, we can correct the issue and fight the claim. With more than 100 years of combined experience, our lawyers know how to present the information to a judge to get you the benefits you deserve.
Another common problem with workers’ comp claims occurs after the claim is accepted. You may not receive the amount of temporary disability payments or the type of medical treatment you need. We can review your case and fight for the benefits and treatment you deserve.