The Right Place for Injured Workers

      If you have been denied Social Security or Workers’ Compensation you have found the right lawyer to get you the compensation you deserve.   If you are injured and lose your ability to work, everything crashes. We understand this and we are here to fight for the Social Security and Workers’ Compensation

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 In the Social Security Disability world, the older the better   The first question I ask potential clients applying for SSD is “how old are you?”  Social Security doesn’t like to award benefits to young folks, and young is anyone under 50.  I’m personally pleased to see that someone thinks I’m young because I haven’t

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Sometimes causation is a slam dunk.  By causation, I mean, there is a clear connection between the work activity, the injury, and the resulting symptoms.  For example, an 18 year old roofer, in perfect health, falls from a roof while laying shingles, and breaks his leg.  There is no doubt he was working at the

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Your initial application will require you to submit medical records and information about your job history, education, and ability to function.  Unfortunately, in Missouri, less than 30% of initial applications result in an award.  You can expect a denial letter soon after your initial application.   This decision is made by the Disability Determination Services office

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When you’re hurt at work, and the injury is found to be compensable (more on that in an upcoming post), you have certain rights.  The employer and insurer are  required to provide medical treatment to “cure and relieve the effects of the injury.”

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