If you are an injured worker who resides in Poughkeepsie, New York, you know that an on-the-job injury can wreak havoc with your finances all the while you may be losing time from work, visiting doctors, going for medical tests, taking new medications, and worrying about how and when you can get back to your familiar life before your injury occurred.
The median household income in Poughkeepsie in 2009 is estimated to be over $39,000. While this is a modest income, various medical bills can be overwhelming and can result in severe financial hardship for Poughkeepsie, NY residents. It is extremely important for you to understand your rights when it comes to the workers' compensation system, from how to go about filing a claim to returning to work once your injury is healed, to possible retraining for a new career if your injury means you cannot return to your previous employment. One of the best steps you can take is to find out and how a knowledgeable and experienced attorney from Kirk & Teff, LLP, will be able to assist you in understanding how the workers' comp system works, what benefits you may be entitled to, and what alternative benefits may be available aside from workers' comp.
With Kirk & Teff, LLP, you will find that our team of dedicated and professional attorneys, hearing representatives, paralegals, and support staff has dealt with every kind of workers' comp claim. You can absolutely rely on our more than 100 years of combined experience representing thousands of injured workers in the Hudson Valley. Your Poughkeepsie workers' compensation attorney is waiting for your phone call and is ready to stand beside you and support you throughout this complex and intimidating process.
There is so much at stake; please don't wait another minute to call us. It is in your very best interest to contact our law firm today for a free case evaluation to begin moving your case toward the best resolution for you and your family.