If you are a driver or trucker who was injured in an accident or doing your regular work and can no longer drive, what do you do next?
Given the statistics of how many hours, day in and day out you’re on the road, injuries are not unexpected, but the hope of course is that it is recoverable. But when you are off work due to injury and struggling to make ends meet and get medical treatment, you need help.
We can represent injured truckers and drivers who have been injured in varying degrees of accidents or even just routine loading or unloading, from minor to major to repetitive injuries. Ghitterman, Ghitterman & Feld can help you protect your rights as you seek workers’ compensation and possibly Social Security Disability benefits.
Even if you are unable to drive due to an injury, there are still many options available to you. Did you know that there are workers’ compensation benefits solely to assist you with job retraining to allow you to learn a new trade or skill and go back into the workforce even if your main line of work is no longer an option? This benefit is in addition to benefits you can receive to help cover your medical treatment and expenses or lost wages.
Our lawyers are board certified in workers’ compensation law and have a proven record of success obtaining results for injured workers. Contact us today to see how we can help.