Your workplace should be a place where you feel safe and protected from injury. If you have been injured, or contracted an illness at work, Accident Claims Lawyers will work tirelessly to make sure you achieve a full physical and financial recovery from your injury. ACL specialises in helping you apply for compensation and a range of benefits provided under the Workers Compensation Scheme.
We treat every Workers Compensation claim as unique and can help you with legal advice whether you've just been injured, or have been receiving WorkCover payments and run into problems.
Accident Claims Lawyers can help you if you've been injured at work and:
Your first appointment with ACL is completely free of charge, and by the end of the consultation you’ll know exactly where you stand.
If you do have a case, ACL act for clients on a “No Win, No Fee” basis. You do not pay ACL any money up front of throughout your case. If your case is not successful, ACL writes off all your legal costs. If you win we will cap our legal costs at a % of your damages which we will agree with you before we commence work. This means if you lose, you pay us nothing. If you win, you still receive your agreed % of damages and can have complete peace of mind.
If as a result of your injury you are hospitalised or can't make it to our offices we will be happy to come to you.
Every workers compensation case is unique. However, most compensation claims are due to the following activities:
Under the Workers Compensation Scheme, you may be entitled to the following benefits:
All Australian workers who suffer a workplace injury, or an injury as a result of work, can make a claim for WorkCover compensation.
Every compensation claim journey is different for every one of our clients. However our experts in Workers Compensation Claims will generally follow these major milestones in order to ensure you achieve the best possible financial, physical and psychological outcome for your claim:
You'll need to lodge a WorkCover claim within 30 days of you becoming aware of your injury. If it's been longer than 30 days, you still have options but contact Accident Claims Lawyers NOW!
Even if your claim been rejected, or you're running into problems with WorkCover payments
This helps us discover more about your claim and ACL gets the chance to talk about your options so you can make the best decision.
ACL can help you with immediate medical expenses or access to other medical experts
ACL gathers all relevant evidence, and reports, and organises expert consultations and more, in order to ensure your case achieves the best possible outcome for you..
If necessary ACL has access to a wide network independent medical practitioners in order to obtain a greater understanding of your injury.
You may disagree with a decision made by your employer's insurer and ACL's dispute resolution experts will guide you through the process to a successful resolution or possibly issue proceedings in court if necessary.
In many cases, claims are resolved without court action and if successful, you'll receive the compensation you're legally entitled to.
“ I had an accident in 2017 and Accident Claims Lawyers were a tremendous help. Nathan and Nigel went the whole 9 yards to help me and to make sure that everything ran smoothly. They consistently followed everything up to make sure that there were no problems with visits to specialists, and other medical issues. The phone calls backwards and forwards to me about different specialist appointments was so remarkable. Words cannot express highly enough of my gratitude towards these professional lawyers and I would definitely recommend their services to anyone seeking legal advice for an injury following a motor vehicle accident.”