Escondido Workers’ Compensation Lawyer

If you hire us for your injury case, you can expect 3 things:

  1. Proactive communication about your case, 24/7.
  2. Scheduled updates on your case.
  3. Aggressive representation.

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We Make Working With Our Personal Injury Lawyers Easy

When you sign up with the personal injury lawyers at Sargent Law Firm, the first thing we do is contact the at-fault party’s insurance company and let them know we are representing you. Once they know they have to go through us, they will know that you have experienced legal advocates on your side.

OUR 7-STEP PROCESS:

Free Case Review
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Free Case Review

We are available 24/7, and will review your case and all your options for free.

FREE Case Review

Hire us
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Hire us

You do not pay us until we win your case.

FREE Case Review

Case Plan
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Case Plan

Our team will develop a plan specific for you, and your individual case. We will send letters of representation to insurance companies, obtain police reports, perform accident investigations, and gather all evidence related to the accident.

Medical Treatment
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Medical Treatment

We will help you navigate the healthcare system and your medical treatment. We work with many respected and highly experienced medical providers who will guide your treatment towards recovery, even if you don’t have health insurance.

Negotiations
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Negotiations

We will negotiate on your behalf to help you recover:

  1. Medical Bills & Future Medical Costs
  2. Lost Wages & future loss of earnings
  3. Physical & Mental Pain and suffering, both past & future
  4. Wrongful Death Damages
  5. Property Damages
Settlement
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Settlement

Our goal is to reach a fair settlement with the insurance company, and for our clients to be fairly compensated for their injuries.

Litigation
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Litigation

If the insurance company refuses to reach a fair settlement for your case, then our firm will file a lawsuit on your behalf. We have our own Litigation Department who will fight for you in court to recover the money to which you are entitled for your injuries.

01 - Free Case Review

We are available 24/7, and will review your case and all your options for free.

FREE Case Review

02 - Hire us

You do not pay us until we win your case.

FREE Case Review

03 - Case Plan

Our team will develop a plan specific for you, and your individual case. We will send letters of representation to insurance companies, obtain police reports, perform accident investigations, and gather all evidence related to the accident.

04 - Medical Treatment

We will help you navigate the healthcare system and your medical treatment. We work with many respected and highly experienced medical providers who will guide your treatment towards recovery, even if you don’t have health insurance.

05 - Negotiations

We will negotiate on your behalf to help you recover:

  1. Medical Bills & Future Medical Costs
  2. Lost Wages & future loss of earnings
  3. Physical & Mental Pain and suffering, both past & future
  4. Wrongful Death Damages
  5. Property Damages

06 - Settlement

Our goal is to reach a fair settlement with the insurance company, and for our clients to be fairly compensated for their injuries.

07 - Litigation

If the insurance company refuses to reach a fair settlement for your case, then our firm will file a lawsuit on your behalf. We have our own Litigation Department who will fight for you in court to recover the money to which you are entitled for your injuries.

Sargent Law Firm’s Recent Personal Injury Claim Results

When Sargent Law Firm represents you, our goal is to secure maximum compensation for your damages. Here are some of our recent results for personal injury claims in California and Idaho.

Every case is unique, and this partial list of our recent results does not guarantee your case will have the same or a similar outcome. Reach out to our personal injury lawyers today so we can evaluate your case based on its own merits.

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Why Choose Sargent Law Firm’s Personal Injury Lawyers?

At Sargent Law Firm, we are dedicated to giving injured parties and their families the support you’ll need to recover and move forward. We create a specific legal plan tailored to your case, which is just the beginning of the benefits of working with our California and Idaho personal injury attorneys.

Reputation

Our law firm has handled 1,000’s of personal injury cases, and is known for our honesty, exceptional client experience, and impressive case results within our community.

No Up-Front Cost

Our clients do not pay us until we win your case!

 

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Protection from The Insurance Companies

Insurance companies want to pay you the least amount of money for your injury claim. We know the techniques and games that insurance companies use, and our firm will fight for your fair compensation.

Experience

Our team of attorneys are compassionate, assertive, and experienced in all aspects of a personal injury case.

Communication

Ongoing communication with our clients is a top priority at our firm. Our experienced team is available by text, phone, email, and client portal to keep our clients updated at every step of their case.

Technology

A Sargent Law Firm Client Portal is created for all of our clients. This allows our clients to access their case and case updates at their convenience. We utilize technology to enhance our client experience and case results.

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Workers’ Compensation

Injuries in the workplace should lead to comprehensive medical care, time for recuperation, and money to live off of while you recover. Unfortunately, though, receiving these is often an uphill battle for workers.

If you are injured and struggling to get the compensation you deserve, contact an Escondido workers’ compensation lawyer today. An experienced Escondido personal injury lawyer can help you build your case.

Understanding California’s Workers’ Compensation Process

When a worker is injured in California, they have 24 hours to report their injury to their employer. Within that same 24-hour period, the employer must supply the injured worker with a claim form. This form must be filled out and returned to the employer. California Workers’ Compensation Law requires the employer to respond within 90 days to accept or deny the claim. During that time, the employer can request the worker see the company doctor, receive medical records or take a statement.

Once the claim is accepted, the injured worker may select a doctor from an employer-provided list. They will receive temporary disability benefits until the condition becomes either permanent or stationary (no longer improving). At this point, the injured worker will be evaluated to determine the level of permanent disability.

Having an attorney through this process eases stress and ensures all bases are covered from a legal perspective.

Frequent Workplace Injuries

Workplace injuries vary dramatically from industry to industry, but there are trends worth noting. The most common workplace injuries stem from overexertion. When employees are asked to lift, push, pull, carry or hold heavy items, they are often not trained on the best methods to do so. Too often, this leads to strains, sprains and other injuries.

Slips and falls are also incredibly common in the workplace. Wet, slippery floors caused by spills are more hazardous than people realize. Falls can cause serious head, neck and spine injuries that permanently impact a person’s life. A fall from a ladder or roof due to faulty equipment can be deadly.

These kinds of accidents can be prevented through proper training, cleaning, and maintenance of the property, but unfortunately, injuries can still occur even in the best of conditions.

If you’ve been injured or a loved one has been killed through an act of negligence, you need the highest level of legal representation.

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What Workers’ Compensation Covers

On-the-job injuries are stressful enough, but when the recovery time puts people out of work, many are left wondering how they will pay their bills. Mounting medical bills and lost wages are not things an injured worker should shoulder themselves. An Escondido workers’ compensation lawyer can help victims recover:

  • Hospital bills
  • Surgeries
  • Medication
  • Physical therapy
  • Medical aid devices
  • Lost wages
  • Permanent disability payments
  • Temporary disability payments
  • Vocational retraining costs
  • Life pension payments

The workers’ compensation system can be confusing even for the most updated and knowledgeable worker. A skilled Escondido attorney can help guide potential clients through the maze of paperwork so they do not suffer financially because of their injuries.

An Escondido Workers’ Compensation Attorney Protects Workers’ Rights

If you or a loved one was injured on the job and need help with your workers’ compensation claim, consider reaching out to an Escondido workers’ compensation lawyer. Confidential consultations ensure individuals understand their rights and best course forward.

Understanding the overlapping of workers’ compensation and Social Security disability benefits can be confusing. Do not let paperwork and red tape overwhelm you and prevent you from getting the help you need.

Deadlines matter in workers’ compensation claims. Do not delay in seeking legal advice. Call an Escondido workers’ compensation lawyer today.

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