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Although the workers’ compensation system is similar in most states, there are differences in terms of timelines, the types of benefits an injured employee is eligible for, and other factors. In Lakeside CA, almost all employers are obliged to carry workers’ compensation insurance (there are very few exceptions). Employees who are injured must notify their employer within 30 days of the incident and have one year to file a claim. When an employee reports a workplace injury, their employer is required to send claim forms within one business day. While the claim is pending, any medical expenses up to $10,000 are paid. In California, claims that are not explicitly rejected within 90 days after filing are considered accepted. Workers’ compensation is a no-fault insurance system. This is not the same as a personal injury claim, in which a party is held responsible for the injuries. Employers and other parties cannot be held accountable for your work injury damages in Lakeside CA, even if they played a part in creating your injuries.

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Lakeside CA Workplace injuries are sometimes caused in part by an employee’s own irresponsibility. This can range from mild carelessness to serious negligence, such as when an employee is under the influence of alcohol or narcotics. In most cases, even if an employee’s carelessness was minor, they can still collect workers’ compensation benefits. Serious negligence, on the other hand, can prevent a person from collecting workers’ compensation benefits. Workers’ compensation payouts pay for financial losses incurred as a result of a workplace injury. Your claim will primarily cover your medical bills as well as the wages you lost while healing from your injury. You may also be eligible for benefits to help pay for things like physical therapy or transportation to medical appointments. You will need to return the forms to your employer, who will forward them to their workers’ compensation insurance company. Your employer should supply you with claim forms when you report your injuries. You will be asked to fill out these forms with information about yourself and your injury.

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Lakeside CA Workers' Compensation Attorney

You may recognize right away that you need a Lakeside CA workers’ compensation attorney to handle your work injury claim after being hurt at work. You probably realized that numerous lawyers offer workers’ compensation representation when you started looking online or watching a TV commercial. You may have also noted that the majority of them represent clients in a variety of areas of law, not only workers’ compensation.

When a law firm covers a variety of practice areas in addition to workers’ compensation, its emphasis can become diluted. As a result, your case may not receive the full attention, knowledge, and concentration it requires. When a law firm takes on clients for matters that aren’t related to workers’ compensation, they may lack the in-depth information, significant experience, and expertise required to win a claim successfully.

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When a loved one dies as a result of unsafe working circumstances in Lakeside CA, you may be entitled to monetary compensation for your loss, which may include lifelong loss of income, loss of companionship, and funeral and burial costs. Though death benefits for a loved one’s tragic job accident have a maximum cap, exceptions may be allowed if the compensation expires before a dependent child reaches adulthood.

Many people try to go through the workers’ compensation process on their own first in order to save money or speed up their payments. The trouble is that the system is riddled with red tape, mountains of paperwork, processes, and severe deadlines – if you overlook something, your claim may be refused, and you’ll have to go through a lengthy appeals process only to have it denied again. 

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Our Offices take pleasure in personalizing legal solutions to meet the unique needs of each of our customers. In addition, where required, we fight for your rights by standing up to those who wrong you. We will always try to secure the best possible result for our clients, whether the matter is settled out of court or decided by a jury verdict.

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Count on us to be there, any time.

We take pleasure in personalizing legal solutions to meet the unique needs of each of our customers. In addition, where required, we fight for your rights by standing up to those who wrong you. We will always try to secure the best possible result for our clients, whether the matter is settled out of court or decided by a jury verdict.

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Dacko Rebeka
Dacko Rebeka
2023-02-09
This was my first experience with the legal system. It is quite intimidating when you do not know what you are up against. Mr. Patrick was very professional and explained the entire process in a way that was easily understood. He was always prompt, direct, and courteous. Whenever I had any questions, he returned my phone calls, texts, and emails very quickly, even on weekends. Mr. Patrick has my highest recommendation. If you are looking for an attorney who is going to take care of business, look no further than Mr. Patrick!
freo arestil
freo arestil
2023-02-09
Mr. Patrick helped me with my car accident case. He was super professional and quick to respond to my needs until resolution. I highly recommend Mr. Patrick to anyone that wants to avoid the "insurance run-a-round nightmare" and to give Mr. Patrick a call for legal representation to avoid headaches.
Jerry Ferguson
Jerry Ferguson
2023-02-09
Mr. Patrick is a professional and knowledgeable personal injury attorney who gets results. If you feel intimidated by the legal process and lawyers, then put your mind at rest - Mr. Patrick is approachable, friendly, and actually cares about his clients. He explains the process clearly, keeps you informed every step of the way, and goes the extra mile. He is, without a doubt, the guy you want in your corner, and I highly recommend Mr. Patrick.
Kervenson Saint Juste
Kervenson Saint Juste
2023-02-08
I consulted with Mr. Patrick on my case, and he was exceptional. I strongly recommend him. He is very knowledgeable and acts with our best interest at heart. Thank you for everything, Mr. Patrick!
Patty E. Farmer
Patty E. Farmer
2023-02-08
I highly recommend 2H Law Firm. They were very straightforward. Mr. Patrick handled my case professionally and efficiently and was very pleasant to work with. The end result also exceeded my expectations.
merzius jonas
merzius jonas
2023-02-08
Mr. Patrick and his team are professionals who truly cared about my case and made my recovery their priority. Mr. Patrick was always available to answer any questions I may have had during the entire process. If you are looking for help from a team that truly cares about you, then I highly recommend the 2H Law Firm.
Jeef Merizier
Jeef Merizier
2023-02-07
Mr. Patrick was tremendously generous and helpful. Mr. Patrick always kept in touch throughout the whole process. He shot for the stars money-wise and was successful. I highly recommend him to anyone who needs an injury attorney and is ready to get paid.
William Knight
William Knight
2023-02-07
I highly recommend 2H Law Firm. They worked on my case involving a neck injury, and they were awesome. They got me an amount I was very happy with. I would definitely like to recommend dealing with Mr. Patrick. He was especially attentive to my needs. If you're injured, this is the place to come to take the service you deserve and need.
Lucny Pierre
Lucny Pierre
2023-02-07
I recommend this place and especially attorney Mr. Patrick. This guy is awesome. I had a car accident last year, and the insurance company of the person at fault wanted to cut me a check for a very low amount. I did some research and found 2H Law Firm. Mr. Patrick was my attorney from the start. He explained everything clearly. He supported and updated me through the whole ordeal. I can't say enough good things about Mr. Patrick. I am very happy about the outcome of my case and the work that Mr. Patrick has done on my behalf.
Jules Estiplet
Jules Estiplet
2023-02-06
Mr. Patrick just concluded a personal injury case for me. He was able to get me a great settlement. He was kind and caring, always looking out for what was needed. He was good at letting me know what to expect through every stage and was upfront about all possible outcomes the first time we met. He was open to reviews and input from everyone involved in my case. Although he made several recommendations, he always consulted me before decisions were made. He was quick to answer all questions.
Wilbert Ross
Wilbert Ross
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I had a great experience with Hollingsworth Law Group. They answered any and all questions when I called. They did a wonderful job throughout the process of my case. I wholly recommend them. Pat did a great job. He is a great person to deal with. I recommend their firm to everybody.
John C.
John C.
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Patrick handled my case very well, we received more that expected in the settlement and I really had very little to do. A few trip to the doctors office and I was done. I would definitely recommend Patrick to anyone pursuing a workers’ compensation or personal injury claim.
Ernie D.
Ernie D.
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I would like the public to know Patrick Hollingsworth is a very fine lawyer he’s not one to leave you hanging. He answers your phone calls immediately. I had a very weak case and Patrick got me back more money than I ever thought possible. You should hire them to help you.
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Workers' Compensation

Some accidents result in injuries that significantly affect your physical capabilities, appearance, or psychological well-being for a long time, perhaps longer than a year.

Personal Injury

No one is prepared for an injury and the impact it can have on your life. Claim can be lost if it is not filed within the statute of limitations period for that type of claim and for that state.

Medical Freedom

We are facing an unprecedented infringement of our constitutional rights. Medical freedom and informed consent have been a pillar of international human rights standards.

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