Work Injury Claims for Firefighters
Workers’ Compensation Attorneys in Cobb County
Firefighters have an inherently dangerous job and regularly put their lives on the line to protect our communities. In the event that these public servants should suffer an injury in the line of duty, they both deserve and are legally entitled to receive monetary assistance for their injuries through workers’ compensation. If you or a loved one are a firefighter who has been injured on the job, the Georgia workers’ compensation lawyers at Herbert Chestnut & Associates can protect your rights and help ensure you have access to the financial benefits you deserve.
Countless injured workers have trusted our firm for the following reasons:
- AV Preeminent® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell® for ethics and skill
- Three-time winner of Workers’ Comp Attorney of the Year
- Several decades of combined legal experience
- Personalized, straightforward advocacy
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What Types of Benefits Can Firefighters Receive?
Firefighters who are injured on the job while fighting a fire, participating in training exercises, maintaining equipment, or under other circumstances may be entitled to receive compensation for temporary and permanent disability, medical expenses, and partial lost income. In the event that a firefighter should unfortunately pass away due to their occupation, workers’ compensation will pay death benefits to their family to cover funeral costs, medical bills, and lost income.
Firefighters can seek compensation for the following:
- Burn injuries
- Crushing injuries
- Smoke or gas inhalation
- Back injuries
- Brain injuries
- Strains, sprains, and muscle injuries
Top-Rated Workers’ Comp Advocacy in Cobb County
As firefighters dedicate their lives to protecting those that they have never met, they deserve to be take care of in the event that they should be injured in a work-related accident. At Herbert Chestnut & Associates, our workers’ compensation attorneys recognize the bravery and risks that firefighters take on a daily basis to ensure our safety and are proud to give back to firefighters in their time of need. With constant communication and an unshakable dedication to protecting your rights, we can provide the results-driven advocacy you need during this difficult time.
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