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Workers Compensation Lawyers Perth
Have you suffered a work related injury or been injured in the workplace?
Check Your Entitlements to Compensation
There are numerous workplace injuries that can lead to personal injury claims. Examples include:
- Back, Neck and Head injuries
- Spinal Injuries
- Soft tissue and eye injuries
- Shock, Anxiety, Depression and Psychological Injuries.
Our Perth work injury lawyers can assist you with checking your entitlements to compensation and if your injury is deemed as Common law claims or a WorkCover injury.
What do workers compensation lawyers do?
Our experienced lawyers will assess your potential claim, and inform you if you are able to make a compensation claim for workers compensation and any potential benefits you could claim. A compensation lawyer will handle all aspects of moving your claim forward.
Trust Turner Freeman Lawyers to manage your workers compensation claim to achieve the compensation and result you deserve. It is important to seek legal advice as quickly as possible after suffering work injuries to ensure your claim is protected as strict time limits apply.
Meet our team of workers compensation lawyers in Perth
How long does the claims process take?
Most claims for workers compensation can be completed within 6 to 18 months from when the claim started.
However, if your claim is required to move forward to court proceedings, this will likely add another 6 to 12 months to the time line of the compensation claim process.
It is worth noting that the vast majority of workers compensation claims do not proceed to court, as most cases are able to finalised before court proceedings are required.
I live outside of Western Australia, is it OK to get a compensation lawyer outside WA?
Every worker injured on the job in Australia is eligible for workers compensation claim benefits. Western Australia is no different. All workers who suffered workplace injuries may seek workers compensation but this needs to be lodged within your state.
Frequently asked questions
What are your workers compensation entitlements?
Our work injury lawyers are experienced in the all areas of workplace injury. If you’ve suffered as a result of a work related injury or your psychological wellbeing has been affected through your work, you may be entitled to claim workers’ compensation.
Do workers compensation lawyers in Perth offer telephone or video consultation?
Yes we do! If you can’t come to us we can come to you or catch up via telephone or video consultation.
What counts as an injury?
There are a number of workplace injuries which can be claimed for including:
- back, neck and head injuries
- upper and lower limb injuries
- soft issue and eye injuries
- shock, anxiety and depression
- psychological injury claims
What is considered a workplace injury?
Workers’ compensation covers all ‘reasonable’ expenses related to your work injury or illness. Because every claim is unique what you are entitled to will depend on your injury but it can include:
- payments for lost wages
- medical expenses
- personal, household and occupational expenses
- physiotherapy and chiropractic care
- ambulance services
- modifications to a home or car
- help around the house
- transportation expenses
Do I have to go to court?
With workers compensation claim, we will reach a settlement before your claim proceeds to court. Going to court adds additional cost and stress, and we try to avoid this wherever possible while still getting you the best possible outcome. In the event that your claim does go to court, you can rest assured that we are here to prepare a strong case for your claim and will be by your side every step of the way.
Why Do Local Workers Choose Us?
Our workers compensation claim lawyers are experts in workplace injury claims and will ensure you get the entitlements you need to recover with dignity. Contact Us today to get started. Turner Freeman Lawyers in Perth have been proudly serving the community for over 70 years. Our team can assist you with even the most complex workers compensation claim. Call us today to learn more about workers compensation claim and your potential entitlements in Western Australia.
As highly ranked personal injury lawyers and workers compensation lawyers based in Perth WA, we are dedicated to ensuring our clients get the compensation they deserve when they have been injured and want to make a claim.
NO WIN NO FEE SERVICES
Our no win no fee guarantee means that you can have access to legal representation for your personal injury claim without having to pay for the legal costs upfront. We only get paid at the end of a claim if our clients receive a successful result.