If you need legal advice in Baton Rouge, LA, Lavis Law Firm is here to help. Our office is conveniently located in Westminster which is a short distance from the Mall of Louisiana.
8550 United Plaza Blvd, #702
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
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Generally, whenever a worker is injured on the job, he or she is entitled to receive workers’ compensation benefits. These benefits are available when an employee is diagnosed with an illness due to workplace toxins; when a repetitive stress condition such as carpal tunnel develops; or when an accident happens either off-site or at the normal place of business.
You are not required to prove that your employer was negligent in order to be eligible for workers’ compensation benefits. As long as it is clear that your injury is job-related, you should be entitled to:
Under workers compensation law, you are not allowed to sue your employer for pain and suffering, so workers’ compensation is generally your only option for recovering compensation for lost wages and medical costs from your employer. Contact a Baton Rouge workers’ compensation lawyer for help pursuing a claim for these benefits to ensure you have the financial support you need.