Most construction workers are aware of worker’s comp, but may not understand the details until a job site injury occurs. Las Vegas and surrounding areas fall under Nevada State Worker’s Compensation laws. In general, workers are covered when their injury takes place while on duty. Also, repetitive stress or other injuries or illnesses that occur over time may be covered.
Determining worker’s compensation benefits can be complex. Disabilities can be temporary or permanent. Additionally, it may be determined that the disability is partial, whereby the compensation amount is commensurate with the determined percentage the worker is disabled.
Not every claim is awarded compensation. In the event your claim is denied or disputed by an insurance company, there are strict guidelines as to when and how an appeal must be filed.
You need representation. Having Spartacus Law Firm represent you gives you the best chance of receiving the full amount you deserve.