Oregon has laws in place that are intended to protect workers who are injured on the job, but this involves filing a claim for damages. As most people know, insurance companies are reluctant to pay out and they look for ways to minimize what they have to pay on any claim. They may even try to deny the claim altogether. This is as true for a worker’s compensation claim as it is for an auto accident claim.
The insurance companies have rules in place that make it more difficult to navigate the claim process. Additionally, your employer fears that a payout will result in higher monthly premiums for them, so they will assist the insurance company. This leaves you struggling alone to file a claim for workmans comp Oregon unless you hire a lawyer to help you.
There are a few ways that worker’s compensation lawyer can help you with … Read the rest