Third-Party Injury Claims

img

If you were injured in a construction accident caused by a company's negligence or by another person, you may be entitled to lodging a third-party injury claim. In California, it is possible to lodge a third-party claim against the individual(s) responsible. For example, if a worker fell from an improperly designed scaffolding, he can claim workers' compensation and file a third-party claim against the manufacturer of the scaffolding. Workers' compensation only pays two-thirds of a worker's lost wages. In a third-party claim, it could be possible to recover 100% of lost wages, medical costs, future costs, pain, suffering and more. Workers, who are partially at fault, can still lodge a third-party claim.  The amount of compensation is dependent on the percentage of responsibility for the accident. For example, if the worker is 25% responsible they will receive 75% of the total settlement.  We work closely with your third-party attorney to maximize your benefits in your workers’ compensation case. If you or a loved one was injured on the job, consult with a qualified Pleasanton work injury attorney at Robbins, Strunk & Cramer for a consultation about your potential case.

Contact Us

Fill in the Form Below to Contact Our Workers’ Comp. Attorneys

Attorney Advertising. This web site is designed for general information only. The information presented at this site should not be construed to be formal legal advice nor the formation of a lawyer/client relationship.

captcha

© 2017 Robbins, Strunk & Cramer All Rights Reserved. All Rights Reserved. Sitemap | FAQs | Developed by: img
Google Analytics Alternative