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Injured on the job?

Has a loved one suffered a work-related injury and is now unable to work? Constant pain and suffering, worry about paying bills, and dealing with medical costs don’t have to erode your peace of mind. You may be entitled to workers’ compensation. There is hope and help available.

At Kucher Law, we believe that all workers have a right to compensation for injuries sustained on the job, and we fight for your rights. Contact us today to schedule a consultation with our experienced New York City workers’ compensation attorneys.

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New York City Workers’ Compensation and Workplace Injuries

If you’ve been injured on the job, there are two things you must do immediately. First, you need to obtain any necessary medical treatment for your injury. Next, you need to notify your supervisor or manager so they can report the injury to the New York Workers’ Compensation Board, as well as your employer’s workers’ compensation insurer.

You will also need to file Form C-3 (Employee’s Claim for Compensation). However, you don’t need to do so immediately. You have two years from the date of the accident or the date when a medication condition related to the accident is discovered.

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Does Your Employer Carry Workers Compensation Insurance?

Under New York law, all employers are required to carry workers’ compensation insurance. According to New York State’s government website, “this rule includes part-time employees and family members employed by the company.” Employers do have some flexibility – they’re able to choose a private insurance carrier, to go with self-insurance, or to use the New York State Insurance Fund. However, the mandated coverage must be in place.

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Do You Need a New York City Workers’ Compensation Attorney?

While your employer may encourage you not to seek out an attorney, that choice is yours. You have the right to legal representation if you have been injured on the job. Many workers choose to hire a New York City workers’ compensation attorney to help ensure that they are truly receiving the compensation they are due.

At Kucher Law, we work with injured employees to determine the appropriate compensation amount based on critical factors, including:

New York City Workers’ Compensation FAQs

In most cases, you cannot sue your employer if they have workers’ compensation insurance. However, it may be possible to adjust your payments.

Yes, you can. You can request a review within 30 days of the filing.

Most are, but there are some exceptions. Most notably, the company cannot have any full-time, part-time, leased, or borrowed employees, or any contractors, subcontractors, or unpaid volunteers.

Help with Your New York Workers’ Compensation Claim

Have you or someone you love been injured in a workplace accident? Contact Kucher Law today for help with your claim and to ensure you get the compensation you are due. Call us now for free consultation: (929) 274 8000.

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