Nashville Workers Compensation Attorney
Workplace injuries can affect your entire life. You may be unable to fulfill your responsibilities at work and at home as you did before your accident. Your injuries can cause physical, emotional, and financial hardships that last a lifetime.
Common workplace accidents and injuries in Tennessee include—
If you suffer a workplace injury, immediately notify your employer. You have 30 days to do so or your workers comp claim may be denied.
Workers compensation in Tennessee
Tennessee does not require workers injured on the job to prove that their employer is at fault. As an employee, you are entitled to compensation regardless of how your own actions may have contributed to your injury. Depending on the severity of your injury, you may be able to—
- Recoup monetary damages for your time off work
- Recoup monetary damages for permanent injury
- Receive lifetime medical benefits related to your injury
Workers compensation is a complex area of law that frequently changes. The Nashville lawyers at Parker & Crofford have extensive experience representing injured workers in claims against their employers, vendors, and other responsible parties. Each year, they represent a large number of employees who suffered injuries on the job. Parker & Crofford stays apprised of any updates to workers compensation law and fights hard in the Tennessee legislature to protect the future rights of employees.
Contact Parker & Crofford today
The legal team at Nashville's Parker & Crofford has fought on behalf of employees in workers compensation claims since 1986. They can do the same for you. Contact Parker & Crofford today.