You got hurt at work. Sometimes it’s a singular injury, sometimes it comes from months/years of repetitive work. Now you need medical attention. There’s that ubiquitous poster in the breakroom spelling out your rights but is it really as easy as it sounds?
Maybe. But maybe not. And everyone offers advice: It’s no big deal. Oh no! You need an attorney..don’t try to go it alone.
Is it worth hiring an attorney to represent you? Can you save money by not hiring an attorney? After all, how hard can it be?
Although handling this on your own might seem like a good idea, there are 6 reasons that having an attorney on your side can help.