Rocky Cannon Attorney
Cannon Law Offices
Phone Number 816-353-0009
Lees’ Summit, MO Work Comp Lawyer
Have you been injured on the job? If so, then you may need the services of a top Lee's Summit, MO Work Comp lawyer to help you file and prosecute your workers’ compensation claim. An attorney can help you make your case by making sure the work comp rating provided by the work comp doctor is fair and reasonable. This may require your attorney to send you to an independent doctor for an independent medical examination. This independent doctor will not be a treating doctor, but he or she will be able to give an impartial medical opinion concerning the injured employee’s status, and recommend treatment.
Your attorney will also be able to fight for you as far as insisting that your employer provide all necessary medical treatment. If you have been permanently and partially disabled, then you will never be back to 100%. However, with the right medical treatment, hopefully you can get as close to being made whole as possible. The workers’ compensation system is not designed to make permanently and partially injured employees rich, but it is design to compensate workers in most situations including situations where the employee is at fault in causing the accident that injured the employee.
However, if you have been totally and permanently disabled, the Missouri workers’ compensation system is set up to provide more extensive benefits to the totally disabled employee. Employers’ dislike these types of claims and will spend a great deal of money trying to limit or defeat them. In such a situation, it is extremely important to get a Lee's Summit area workers’ compensation attorney involved as soon as possible. Call Rocky, KC’s go to lawyer, at 816-353-0009, to discuss your work related accident.
Your choice of a work comp lawyer is an important decision and should not be based solely on advertisements.