Oregon was one of the first states to enact a workers compensation law. Today this law is a very complicated system to compensate employees who have been injured or who have suffered medical problems from workplace dangers.
Your Eugene Oregon workers compensation attorney can assure that you will receive medical treatment regardless of where you reside and even if you move away from the state of Oregon. If you are seriously disabled, you may qualify for retraining to enter a new job.
Some injured clients do return to their job. Other workers’ simply cannot handle the duties that they once performed and require training for a different career path. Tragically, many workers’ will suffer a permanent disability, therefore ultimately limiting their ability. Your Eugene Oregon workers compensation attorney wants you to know that you are covered to receive benefits from workers’ compensation from the first moment you step on the job, and your benefits for a claim can last for your lifetime.
We are your Eugene Oregon workers compensation attorney, and we can make sure that you are receiving compensation for lost wages – tax-free – and when your medical condition stabilizes, you may be entitled to permanent disability compensation.
Our staff at Cary Wing Edmunson can answer your questions about filing a claim and obtaining benefits for workers’ compensation no matter how serious your claim may be.
Although most of our cases come from individuals in the counties of Lane, Linn, Benton, Umpqua and the Central Coast counties, we selectively accept cases throughout Oregon.