WESTCHESTER COUNTY WORKERS COMPENSATION ATTORNEYS
LOCATED IN WHITE PLAINS, NY
Millions Recovered For Clients
Serving Workers Compensation Victims Since 1986
No Fees Unless We Win
Maximum Compensation $$$
We Take On Any Workers Comp Injury
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"I was so thankful and grateful to work with Mr. Ahlers. He was so kind and willing to work with me. He was straight to the point and worked for ME. I would refer his practice to everyone. Family based. Thank you."
Have you or a loved one been injured while on the job? With over 35 years of experience with workers compensation related cases in White Plains, Westchester County and surrounding areas, Curan & Ahlers is ready to fight for you. Curan & Ahlers handles workers compensation related cases throughout New York, including all five boroughs of New York City, Rockland County, Dutches County, Putnam County, Orange County and Sullivan County. If you're looking for experienced workers compensation attorneys in White Plains, give us a call today.
We handle many different workers compensation cases that could result in medical expenses, lost wages, lost earning capacity, pain and suffering, and more.
Keith J. Ahlers - Founding Partner
What are the different types of workers compensation claims?
There are 4 different types of workers compensation claims, all of which involve medical treatment.
Medical treatment that prevents the employee from returning to any type of work
Medical treatment that prevents the employee from returning to the job they had prior to the injury
Medical treatment that results in lost time at work
Medical treatment only
When Should You Hire a Workers Compensation Attorney In Westchester County, NY?
Getting injured at work is unfortunately a reality and happens quite often. Many have heard of workers compensation but it's actually quite complicated to get compensation given the many different laws. Workers need to know their legal rights when hurt on the job such as who is responsible, insurance carriers, and more. This is why retaining a workers compensation lawyer is important; we can help you go through the claims process and make sure you get the most compensation possible for your injury.
If you've been injured on the job, you have two responsibilities to acquire workers compensation:
Obtain the necessary medical care immediately
Notify your employer immediately
Even if you've received a notice that you will be acquiring workers compensation in Westchester County, you can appeal this decision within 30 days if you feel it is not enough compensation.
Workers Compensation Attorneys In White Plains, NY
In White Plains, workers compensation cases are more prevalent then ever as construction increases as well as other job sites. In fact, there are over 140,000 injuries recorded in 2019.
How Do Workers Comp Lawyers Get Paid?
At Curan & Ahlers, we work on a contingency basis which means we get paid when we win the case.
How Much Money Is A Workers Compensation Settlement Typically?
Every workers compensation case is different due to various circumstances such as different accidents and different injuries. However, we prepare and plan as if we're going to trial on every workers compensation case to get the best possible settlement. We identify the compensation based on how much medical treatment you've received and will receive, lost wages in the past and future, and much more.
If you are unhappy with the amount the insurance company is offering you and don't believe the compensation is fair then you may need a workers compensation settlement. Give us a call for a professional workers compensation attorney in Westchester County or surrounding areas at (914) 428-3313 for a no-cost, no-obligation consultation.