Workers’ Compensation

If you have been injured on the job, or if you are an employer with an injured employee, you likely need assistance navigating the complex regulations surrounding workers' compensation in Massachusetts.

Workers' compensation is a highly technical area of the law, which can seem daunting when you are going through the process. Whether you need assistance with filing a claim, dealing with an insurer, conciliation, conference, hearing, or appeal to a review board, Bacon Wilson's team of experienced attorneys can guide you and help you reach a satisfying resolution. We have handled hundreds of workers' compensation matters for individuals and businesses in Western Massachusetts. We know how to resolve claims swiftly and efficiently to save you money, time, and stress.

For Injured Workers

Our attorneys will evaluate your claim to determine the best way to proceed. We will assemble the evidence to support your claim and communicate with your employer's insurer to demand compensation for your losses. We will also represent you before the Department of Industrial Accidents to ensure that you receive payment of your medical bills and proper compensation for your work-related injury.

For Employers

We represent businesses in complex liability and workers' compensation disputes. Our lawyers frequently work closely with clients and claim administrators to develop tailored solutions that protect the business' broader goals. Our firm's employment law attorneys are available to provide strategic counsel about related issues like discrimination, benefits, and retaliation.

Call For A Confidential Consultation

Take the first step toward resolving your workers' compensation matter. Contact our offices in Springfield, Westfield, Northampton, and Amherst at 413-693-2787 to arrange a consultation with one of our experienced workers' compensation lawyers.

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