You Could Be Entitled to Compensation For:
Injuries sustained while at work
Travelling To Work
Injuries sustained travelling to work
Conditions Made Worse
Existing conditions made worse by work
Diseases caused by work
Am I Entitled to Make a Claim?
Have you or a loved one been involved in an accident at work?
Are you or a loved one suffering from a disease caused by your work?
As a result of your injuries or disease have you suffered any loss such as pain and suffering or loss of income?
If you have answered yes to any of these three points then you may be entitled to compensation. At AJB Stevens, our lawyers are the experts and industry leaders in workers compensation claims. Contact us today to see how we can help you.
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What Can I Claim?
While no two workers compensation cases are the same, being injured on the job can change your whole life in an instant. Seeking help from the team at AJB Stevens will ensure that you receive the compensation that you deserve. This will help you get your life back on track without having to worry about your finances.
Loss of Income
You could be entitled to compensation for loss of income if you have been unable to work due to injuries sustained.
Seeking compensation can help you pay for hospital expenses gained through your injuries.
Compensation can help you pay for any rehabilitation required at the time of your injuries or ongoing rehabilitation costs.
Workers compensation can help you pay for any home assistance you need, whether that be a cleaner to help around the house or in-home medical assistance.
Pain and Suffering
Compensation can be awarded to help compensate you for any pain and suffering caused as a result of your injuries.
Loss of Life Enjoyment
Compensation for loss of life enjoyment can be awarded due to injuries sustained.
Frequently Asked Questions
What should I do if I hurt myself at work?
If you injure yourself at work the first thing you should do is seek medical help. You will also need to inform your supervisor, manager or HR manager that you have been injured while on the job. It is imperative that you advise your employer as soon as possible as time limits do apply.
When seeking medical treatment you should always advise your Doctor of how you injuries were sustained. It is important that this is noted down in your medical records. If you have been injured at work and are unsure of your rights AJB Stevens can help. We will be able to tell you whether you are entitled to compensation and advise of any strict time limits that apply to your case.
What can I claim compensation for?
The compensation entitlements you can claim is dependant on your case. No two cases are the same. Once your AJB Stevens workers compensation expert has assessed your situation they will be able to advise all of the entitlements you can claim.
Generally, in most cases, you can claim for:
– Loss of income
– Hospital expenses
– Rehabilitation Costs
– Home Assistance
– Pain and Suffering
– Loss of Life Enjoyment
Do time limits apply to workers compensation claims?
Strict time limits do apply to workers compensation claims. While these time limits differ state to state it is advised to contact AJB Stevens as soon as possible. Claim lodgement dates can be time sensitive but with the help of a workers compensation expert, you will ensure all lodgement deadlines are met.
What is the process when you make a claim with AJB Stevens?
AJB Stevens work with you to make the compensation claim process as smooth and easy as possible. Once we have met with you and listened to your situation, our top lawyers will work to ensure that you have a solid case. Once you have a solid case, we delve deeper into the circumstances surrounding your injuries, taking care to ensure we have all of the information we need.
From here we will work to seek compensation through negotiations with either your employer or their insurance company. If these negotiations do not work then we will help you through the Court process.
How long does it take to process a claim?
Seeking workers compensation can be a lengthy process however, the team at AJB Stevens will always ensure your case is moving as quickly as possible to help you get your life back on track.
Compensation claims may take longer depending the complexity of your situation as well as:
– Your injuries have not yet been equalised and maintained
– Negotiation difficulties
– Delays in Court if your case reaches that point
Your appointed AJB Stevens lawyer will be able to give you an estimate of how long things will take to progress and for you to receive entitlements, always making sure you are updated with any changes.
How much does it cost to make a workers compensation claim?
At AJB Stevens, we understand that your financial situation may prevent you from seeking legal help for compensation that you deserve. We believe that everyone deserves the right to legal representation when they need it most. That is why we stand by our No Win No Fee claim. This means that if we don’t win your workers compensation case you don’t pay our legal fees.
Why Choose Us?
At AJB Stevens, we work to help protect your legal rights. Our ability to offer each and every one of our clients professional and personalised service means we work hard to help win your case. Our directors are personally involved in each case so you can rest assured that a senior team member is always prioritising your case.
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How can we help?
Each motor vehicle case is different and unique in its own right. Seeking the help of AJB Stevens will ensure that you receive the compensation and entitlements you deserve to help get your life back on track.
“The team at AJB Stevens Lawyer have been nothing short of amazing. They played a pivotal role in my compensation claim and I would highly recommend their services for clients like myself” – Khoa, Canley Vale