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What to Do if Your Workers’ Compensation Benefits are Incorrect or Late

After you are injured on the job and begin receiving workers’ compensation benefits, you rely on those benefits to cover your injury-related expenses and provide a source of income when you are not able to work. If you receive a payment and it is not the correct amount, or do not get a payment when you should, it can understandably make you very worried. It is important to remain calm and follow the proper procedures to ensure you get the benefits you deserve.

Contact Humphrey & Associates

To help protect your rights in the event of an incorrect or late payment, contact our team of workers’ compensation attorneys. We are experienced in all matters of the workers’ compensation system, and know how to approach situations like this.

Educate Yourself on Your Rights

When you speak with our lawyers (our consultations are free!), we will explain what benefits you are entitled to, and how the error may have occurred. We can answer any questions you have and help you truly understand why your payment was late or inaccurate, and how the issue can be resolved.

Get in Touch with the Responsible Parties

Once we are able to determine how a mistake was made, we can work to fix it. Depending on the reason why your benefits were incorrect or late, we will contact your employer’s insurance provider, the state workers’ compensation bureau if necessary, and any other parties that mat be responsible for the error. It’s possible that you may even be entitled to back benefits or additional penalty payments for the mistake. Our job is to represent your rights and negotiate on your behalf.

Send us a message or call (844) 612-5800 to reach our team of lawyers and speak about your workers’ compensation case. We are prepared to answer your questions related to your work injury and the reception of benefits.