Workers’ Compensation Attorneys South Plainfield, NJ
Experienced Workers’ Comp Lawyers Serving Injured Workers in South Plainfield, New Jersey
Any accident that causes injury is distressing. When such accidents happen on the job, victims need to navigate another layer of complexity. Obtaining compensation after a workplace accident in South Plainfield is governed by New Jersey’s Workers’ Compensation system. Intended to be a lifeline for people injured while working, whoever was at fault, NJ workers’ compensation claims can be contentious and frustrating. Navigating the system to obtain full benefits usually requires the help of an attorney who knows the most recent developments in how the New Jersey workers’ compensation law is applied.
At the New Jersey law firm of Lombardi and Lombardi, P.A., our lawyers have been helping people in South Plainfield and beyond with Workers’ Compensation claims for more than 40 years. We make sure that we obtain all the Workers’ Comp benefits to which our clients are entitled. We know that injured workers need those benefits to pay their bills and replace lost income while they are unable to work. Call us to learn how we can help you.
We Handle Third-Party Workplace Injury Claims in South Plainfield, New Jersey
One complication in some South Plainfield Workers’ Compensation claims is the possibility of a third party lawsuit. Although the workers’ comp law prohibits suing your employer for benefits beyond those paid by the Workers’ Compensation system, it does allow you to file a claim against a negligent third party. For example, if your job involves driving for your employer and you are injured in a South Plainfield car accident caused by another’s negligence, you may be able to file a claim against that third party, in addition to your Workers’ Compensation claim. Because our South Plainfield personal injury attorneys handle car accident and other personal injury cases every day, we are able to undertake both your Workers’ Compensation claim and your third-party personal injury claim.
Examples of Our South Plainfield Workplace Accident Cases
We handle all types of Workers’ Compensation claims for our South Plainfield clients, including those arising from workplace injuries caused by:
- Falls from heights
- Slip and falls
- Toxic exposure
- Falling materials and equipment
- Motor vehicle accidents
- Repetitive actions that cause injuries
We have represented almost all types of workers in South Plainfield and throughout Middlesex County, NJ, including nurses, construction workers, law enforcement personnel, office workers, factory workers, warehouse workers, and people who work in office settings. We also handle cases involving fatal workplace accidents, temporary and permanent disability cases, partial and total disability claims, appeals, and other matters related to Workers’ Compensation in South Plainfield, New Jersey.
Contact Our New Jersey Workers’ Comp Lawyers About Your South Plainfield Workplace Accident
If you were injured on the job in South Plainfield or elsewhere in Middlesex County, take action to ensure that your rights are protected and that you receive all the Workers’ Compensation benefits you deserve. Call the experienced South Plainfield Workers’ Comp attorneys at Lombardi and Lombardi, P.C. Call us to schedule a free initial consultation or contact us online.
About South Plainfield, NJ Workers
South Plainfield employers include those in the retail, hospitality, medical and senior care, insurance, and personal services sectors. Residents of the borough also work in hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, manufacturing plants, financial services companies, and more in other communities in Middlesex County and beyond.