Recovering construction accident compensation can be complex if you don’t have an experienced Washington personal injury lawyer to guide you. Here is what you should be aware of if you have been injured on a job site.
Recovering Construction Accident Compensation | Workers’ Comp
You’ve probably been involved in a construction accident in Washington state. One of the benefits you need to know about is Workers’ Compensation. Workers’ Compensation is available to anybody who’s been injured on a construction site. Workers’ Compensation will cover your medical bills and lost wages. If you have any other questions about what benefits may be available, feel free to call us.
Recovering Construction Accident Compensation | Hiring a Lawyer
The best way to go about hiring an attorney is by making sure that they do personal injury work only. You want to avoid going to a lawyer who practices in many areas. Second thing you want to do is make sure that the attorney has construction accident litigation experience. Experience is very important. If the attorney has an insurance defense background, that’s very helpful in that it helps prepare the case for trial because you know what the other side is going to do and how they’re preparing the case.
The third thing you want to do is make sure that the attorney that you hire has trial experience and will prepare your case for trial. Although settlement is what most people want to accomplish, not every case settles. You have to make sure the case is prepared to go to trial if you need to.
Were you or a loved one injured at a job site and have questions about recovering construction accident compensation? Contact an Edmonds construction accident lawyer at Certa Law Group today for a free confidential consultation. Let our experience work for you.