There are few things in the world as stressful as having an injury that sidelines you from work, family, and fun. Besides the pain itself, the inability to create income piles on an additional layer of difficulty. Employees are often afraid of retaliation from employers and frequently do not report injuries that end up worsening over time. Stephen Gaubert has represented clients injured on the job for his entire 18-year practice. 85% of his cases are focused on making workers whole again after an on the job injury. So how do you know if you have a case?
Were You Injured At Your Job or in a Company Vehicle?
If you were injured in the workplace or while driving a company vehicle, you should speak with a workers’ compensation attorney before you talk to anyone else. During trauma, our memories are notoriously bad, and the longer you wait to discuss your case, the more likely that certain details will fall through the cracks. Insurance companies fight hard against paying claims, so your best bet is to find an attorney who fights harder. Stephen Gaubert recently completed his 1000th case, and his experience navigating these complicated cases gives him the credibility you need when your livelihood is on the line.
Why Should I Talk To An Attorney?
Attorneys who practice Workers’ Compensation law also provide additional services to their clients, such as helping you to secure medical care, therapy and rehab services, and disability benefits. Their professional experience dealing with these types of cases day in and day out gives them an advantage in advising you of your options. You do not have to go through this alone. Stephen Gaubert is a local attorney with deep ties to the Acadiana community and downtown. Call today for a free and confidential consultation.