Category Archives: Workers’ Compensation

Symptoms and Illnesses Associated with Toxic Exposure

Since New Jersey is among the most industrialized of states and also one of the most densely populated states, it is perhaps not surprising that many residents suffer health problems as a result of chemical exposure. If you believe that you or a family member could be suffering from ill health effects caused by chemical … Continue reading Symptoms and Illnesses Associated with Toxic Exposure

Steps to Take Following an On-the-Job Injury

Seek immediate medical attention In order to be fully compensated for your injuries, you must have a medical report filed with your Workers’ Compensation Board and insurance carrier. The only way to obtain this medical report is to visit an emergency room or a private healthcare provider immediately following the incident. Even injuries that don’t … Continue reading Steps to Take Following an On-the-Job Injury

How We Can Help with Your Workers’ Compensation Claim

At The Law Firm of Walter K. Schreyer, we have a longstanding track record of successfully helping workers obtain the compensation they deserve after suffering an on-the-job injury. Our law firm servicing Bergen County handles the cases of employees from a vast array of industries and occupations, including individuals who work in offices, oil and … Continue reading How We Can Help with Your Workers’ Compensation Claim

Steps to Take if You Suffer an Injury at Work

Many work environments present hazards that can lead to serious injuries, including back injuries and traumatic brain injuries. If you suffer an injury at work, you may be able to collect workers’ compensation benefits or medical insurance to cover your medical costs. However, in order to be eligible for these benefits, there are certain steps … Continue reading Steps to Take if You Suffer an Injury at Work

Understanding Workers’ Compensation

If you’ve been injured while on the job, you may have worries about paying the medical bills and losing paychecks while recovering. While these are certainly valid concerns, in all likelihood, your injury will be covered by workers’ compensation. As your lawyer can explain to you, workers’ compensation is an insurance program that most employers … Continue reading Understanding Workers’ Compensation