When you need Workers Compensation lawyers Wallingford CT, call Vargas Chapman Woods, LLC. If you have suffered a work-related illness or injury, you may wonder if legal advice is even necessary. The workers' compensation system follows a set of complex rules and procedures. Unless your injury was minor and required little time off from work, consider hiring a workers comp attorney. Vargas Chapman Woods is a Connecticut law firm with experience in Workers Compensation Law.
If you have been injured working for a Connecticut business, know your legal rights. Your Connecticut employer must carry insurance to protect employees in the event of workplace injury. However, not every worker is eligible for compensation. Whether you are a laborer, a teacher, or a healthcare worker, accidents do happen on the job. Even a minor injury may take you out of work for weeks. Employees not covered under the laws in Connecticut include casual employees, independent contractors, sole proprietors or business partners.
When you have been injured at work and have questions about your rights or compensation, call Vargas Chapman Woods LLC. A partner in the firm Amado J. Vargas is a retired Workers' Compensation Commissioner, available for workers' compensation mediations. When you have questions, call our office for answers: call (860) 754-1400.