Can a Court Reporter Claim Compensation For Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?
For example, assume you have contracted a serious case of carpal tunnel syndrome from work as a court reporter, but, in your spare time, your hobbies include playing the guitar or blogging. In such a situation, the insurance company may try to argue that it was not your work that caused your ailment and, therefore, you are not qualified to receive workers’ compensation.
That is where the experienced attorneys at Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo come into play in being able to work with you to prove your claim is valid. One of the first thing we tell our clients is that it is vital to maintain a detailed record of your injury. Your employer’s insurance provider will often challenge claims that are not backed by sufficient evidence of the injury and refuse to provide coverage. You should consult with a competent workers’ compensation attorney in order to explore your legal options for obtaining the workers’ compensation benefits to which you may be entitled to...MORE