St. Louis Workers’ Compensation Benefits Lawyer
Advocating for the Rights of Injured Workers in Missouri
Injuries and illnesses caused and sustained at work can lead to financial stress. How will you pay for your medical care and continue to support yourself and your family if you cannot keep working? These are legitimate concerns that are addressed through Missouri’s workers’ compensation law. Under this law, you can apply for specific benefits, providing you file your claim according to the rules and deadlines involved in the application process.
At The Law Offices of Justin L. Mason, LLC, we are here to help you understand your rights and obligations under the law, as well as to help you navigate the workers’ compensation claims process. Our firm provides capable and caring legal assistance to injured workers throughout the greater St. Louis area. We understand how vitally important this issue can be for you and your family. Let us apply diligence and care to helping you obtain the benefits you need.
Talk to a St. Louis workers’ compensation attorney about your benefits at (618) 441-0163 in a free consultation. You can also contact us online.
What Are the Benefits You Can Receive under Workers’ Compensation?
The following benefits are available to workers under Missouri’s workers’ compensation law:
- Authorized medical care, including medical testing, treatment, prescriptions, and devices, as well as transportation costs (no more than 250 miles) and potential physical therapy
- Lost wage payment such as for temporary partial disability and temporary total disability, which are approximately two-thirds of your gross pay, until you can return to work or have reached maximum medical improvement
- Permanent disability pay, whether total or partial; available either indefinitely for total permanent disability or based on a complicated formula for partial permanent disability
- Permanent disability in the case of serious permanent disfigurement of the head, neck, hands, and arms that may continue for 40 weeks
In any situation of seeking benefits or handling your application in a denial, bringing in The Law Offices of Justin L. Mason, LLC can be invaluable to a successful resolution of your case.
Understand your rights and options by discussing your case with our qualified attorney at (618) 441-0163.
“Justin and his assistant Katie were extremely patient with me. They kept me In the loop with every part of my case.”- Kiara G.
“Mr. Mason is direct and clear to the point. One of the first things he will do upon taking a case provides you immediate medical help. He goes to work without delay.”- Elissa Minner
“I was really impressed because I do not impress easily. He worked diligently on my behalf and during this whole process”- Sha