Bel Air Maryland Workers Compensation Lawyers
We spend the majority of our lives in the workplace, and most work environments are generally safe and employees work without mishap. Nevertheless, there are thousands of injuries that occur on the job every day. In fact, workplace accidents are the second most common cause of injuries in the United States. If you or a loved one has suffered a work related injury, it is in your best interests to contact a Harford/Cecil County, MD workers’ comp attorney to guide you through the complex legal issues. Our law office has outstanding qualifications and experience in assisting injured workers.
With a long experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants, Bel Air Maryland Workers’ Compensation Attorney Timothy A. Cook is well aware of how insurance companies operate in their effort to avoid paying fair compensation to the injured. Although federal and state laws protect workers who are injured on the job, there are many requirements and extensive paperwork with timeliness that could seriously affect your workers’ compensation claims if not correctly filed and documented. Valid claims are frequently denied.
Experienced Workers’ Compensation Lawyer
The Law Offices of Timothy A. Cook has over 25 years of experience assisting injured workers who have suffered on the job injuries in Maryland. With skill and compassion, we help clients to navigate the system with as little stress as possible so that they may concentrate on recovering from their injuries. Ensuring that you have the best of medical care and treatment is often an urgent matter, and Mr. Cook takes on cases determined to assist the injured victim or their families in pursuing fair and full compensation to cover medical care, lost wages and other damages.
Mr. Cook will thoroughly investigate the facts leading up to your injury to determine all the responsible parties involved. In many cases, a third party is responsible for the injury. Mr. Cook is able to help with a variety of issues relating to workplace injuries including filing a third party claim, recovering compensation and how to protect your rights. We are also able to represent you in slip and falls, defective equipment and unsafe work premises.