Serving All of Bergen County and Northern NJ
New Jersey’s workers compensation insurance provides benefits for people injured at work. The law allows workers to receive compensation without regard to fault in the accident or injury. New Jersey is a heavily industrialized state, leading to many thousands of injuries and worker’s compensation claims every year.
At the Westwood office of The Law Firm of Walter K. Schreyer, our legal team helps workers injured in the course of their employment. We help injured workers prepare claims, known as verified claim petitions. We represent them at hearings if their initial claim is denied. We appeal decisions at all levels to get workers payment for their medical bills, lost wages, and (in the case of permanent disability) a lump sum award. Contact us to learn how we can help you with a worker’s compensation claim.
Our lawyer has more than thirty years of experience practicing law throughout Bergen County. Let us put that experience to work for you after a work injury
We have represented employees in many different occupations and industries, including:
- Office workers
- Chemical plant workers
- Oil and gas plant workers
- Building and road construction workers
- Truck drivers
- Assembly line other manufacturing workers
- Government workers
- Restaurant workers
Clients injured in workplace settings such as these have suffered injuries and illnesses such as carpal tunnel syndrome, burns, and broken limbs. They have also included people with severe head injuries from falling equipment, and pulmonary and lung diseases caused by toxic exposure. Whatever the injury or illness, we make sure our client is receiving the right medical care. We develop documentation of their condition, often consulting with medical specialists. This detailed preparation helps clients obtain fair settlements.
If you have experienced an injury on the job, contact a worker’s comp lawyer. Our attorney has many years of experience with work injury claims. Let us put that experience to work for you.
We serve clients in the Pochuck Valley in Essex County, Southern Park in Bergen County, and throughout northern New Jersey.