Atlantic City Workers’ Compensation Lawyer

Get Workers’ Compensation for Your on-the-Job Injury in Atlantic City

Individuals who have suffered injuries at work or who have developed conditions over several months or years as a result of their normal, everyday job duties may consider pursuing a claim for workers’ compensation to recover benefits to help cover out-of-pocket medical expenses, treatments, or disabilities.  The workers’ compensation lawyers at Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo recognize how confusing and complex the legal system can be, and we make it our goal to ensure that you fully understand the benefits to which you may be entitled.

In some cases, not only is the worker affected by an on-the-job injury, but his or her family may also be suffering as well.  The cost of medical treatments, long-term care, a loss of income if the injured person is the sole breadwinner, and/or coping with a sudden permanent disability can take a toll on even the strongest of families.  For this reason, it is important to seek legal counsel from the experienced attorneys at Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo.  We can handle the complex legal matters for you so that you can focus on what matters most — healing and resuming your quality of life to the fullest extent possible.

What Workers’ Compensation Benefits May I Receive?

No amount of recovery is guaranteed because each workers’ compensation case is different.  However, those who have been injured in the Atlantic City area may be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits for temporary disability, medical treatments, and permanent disability, both partial and total.  Regardless of whether you develop an injury over time or it happens suddenly and without warning, workers in New Jersey are entitled by law to receive certain benefits.

Do I Have a Claim?

While workers’ compensation claims are typically pursued following an injury that occurs while on the job, Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo can also help injured workers seek monetary recovery of benefits if an employer fails to file a claim in time, refuses to file a claim altogether, or if a worker was previously denied benefits.  Our workers’ compensation attorneys can help you to determine whether you have a valid case if

  • You sustained an injury while on the clock
  • You are unable to return to your place of employment due to an injury you sustained while on the clock
  • You developed a medical condition over time due to normal WEAR and TEAR™ of your job duties

Can a Workers’ Compensation Attorney Help Me?

The experienced attorneys at Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo can provide you with a full case evaluation and work to help you understand the basic aspects of workers’ compensation coverage.  We can answer your questions pertaining to work-related medical conditions, WEAR and TEAR™ injuries, and loss of function.  Although some may feel as though an attorney in the Atlantic City area is not necessary, it may likely help your case to have an experienced workers’ compensation lawyer on your side.

What Can I Do if I Do Not Like My Medical Care?

Unfortunately, the level of medical treatment that many people receive following a work-related injury is poor and fails to meet the expectations of the individual who was injured.  In these instances, it is important to know that you do have legal rights and that you are entitled to all reasonable and necessary medical treatment.  If you feel as though you are not receiving the proper care to which you are entitled, our Atlantic City area workers’ compensation attorneys can help to change that and ensure you receive the medical attention that you deserve.

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The workers’ compensation team at Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo has more than 100 years of combined experience, and we have established ourselves as one of the leading law firms in New Jersey by successfully handling tens of thousands of workers’ compensation cases both in the Atlantic City area and throughout the state.

If you or someone you love would like to receive more information on workers’ compensation settlements, wage loss, workplace injuries, wage claims, and how to receive workers’ compensation benefits, contact our personal injury attorneys as soon as possible at (888) 675-7607 to schedule your free consultation.  We can answer your questions and determine the most efficient way to proceed in order to help you and your family obtain the compensation that you deserve.

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Why Work With PCPM?

  • Highest firm rating (A/V) from Martindale-Hubbell
  • 22 Consecutive years of recognition by "Best Lawyers in America®"
  • Named in every (13) "NJ Super Lawyers®" survey for Workers' Compensation and 10 for Personal Injury