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Is an old work injury causing you new problems? Have you experienced a denied claim? If your workers’ comp benefits were terminated because you were able to return to work, but some time later you started experiencing injury symptoms again, there is good news. In Phoenix, there is no time limit for reopening old work injury claims.
The experienced Phoenix work injury lawyers at Crossman Law Offices, P.C., are prepared to handle all types of workplace injury claims, including reopening old claims. We are dedicated to serving workers in Phoenix and throughout the state and are happy to answer your questions. Our work injury attorney Avery Crossman is a certified specialist in reopening old work injury cases in Phoenix the field of workers’ compensation law — unlike other law firms, we focus exclusively on this area of law. You can rely on us for thorough, up-to-date knowledge and sound advice.
The right to reopen an old work injury claim in Phoenix is based upon the belief that the result of an injury may not fully be known until years after the injury occurs, or that injuries may become worse over time. For a successful claim, you will need testimony from a doctor who believes that your current condition is related in part to the original injury.
Like other incidents that require working with a Phoenix attorney well-versed in work injury law, reopening an old claim isn’t easy. The regulations and paperwork involved can be difficult to understand — so it is always best to work with a highly qualified workers’ compensation lawyer. Let us guide you through the process and increase your chances of a positive outcome. A request to reopen an old work injury case in Phoenix is different from appealing a denial or termination of benefits, and different from starting a new case — though we can help with those challenges too.
Remember that the insurance company is not on your side. Their job is to pay out as little as possible, so they will go to great lengths to deny your claim. That’s why it’s so important to have a skilled and compassionate advocate, like one of our attorneys, who are on your side and can argue your case in reopening an old work injury case in Phoenix. We offer free initial consultations, and you’ll pay no fees unless your claim is successful — so it’s worth your time to discuss your case with us.
Email or contact us at (602) 248-0380 to learn how we can help you get the compensation you deserve.