Norristown Workers' Compensation Lawyers
Krasno Krasno & Onwudinjo (KK&O) has been winning cases in practice areas, including workers’ compensation cases and Social Security Disability claims, for over 80 years.
If you get injured while working, you have a legal right to file a workers’ compensation claim. The State of Pennsylvania has enforced the workers’ compensation law to protect injured workers and help them receive the benefits they deserve.
We can help you claim workers’ compensation for worsened pre-existing conditions, new injuries, permanent injuries, and occupational diseases. We can also help secure your Social Security Disability benefits.
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Working In Norristown, PA
Norristown, Pa, the seat of Montgomery County, is the perfect place to live and grow a family, work and build a business, or visit and enjoy all that it has to offer! Just about six miles away from Philadelphia, the suburb of Norristown is located right next to the Schuylkill River.
Since Norristown’s founding, it was known as an excellent suburban retreat from the bustle and noise of Center City, Philadelphia. Today, Norristown is still a great place to live and grow a family!
What Industries Dominate the Norristown Landscape?
In the 20th century, Norristown was a hub for retail, banking, industrial, and government centers or employment. Skilled laborers were employed by Cigar factories, breweries, icehouses, textile mills, rolling mills, foundries, and lumber yards. In Downtown Norristown, two department stores and theaters that gave “Norristonian’s” everything they need.
After both King of Prussia and Plymouth Meeting malls were opened, downtown Norristown declined due to the townspeople needs to be met elsewhere. Today, Norristown’s economy runs in many different industries, including healthcare, government, legal, and social sectors.
Some of the most prominent employers in Norristown the Montgomery County Intermediate Unit, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, BartonPartners Architects+Planners, U.S. Roofing Corporation, Chandler Bats, and the Norristown Area School District.
Norristown is also home to two different corporate headquarters of both the U.S. Roofing and USM. Norristown also has many small professional businesses that offer employment to Norristown residents.
Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation: Frequently Asked Questions
What workers’ compensation benefits can I expect?
Upon workers’ compensation claim approval, you will receive wage loss benefits and payment for medical expenses. You may also obtain specific loss benefits for losing a limb, sight, or hearing, or disfigurement. Your family may also receive death benefits for your work-related death.
The amount you receive depends on the extent of the injury, your salary and several other factors.
How long does it take to receive benefits?
Upon filing a workers’ compensation claim, it may take 21 to 28 days for the employer or its insurance company to decide whether it will accept or reject your claim. However, insurers may request for an additional 90 days to investigate your injury.
The resolution of a workers’ compensation claim can take around 16 to 18 months. Working with an experienced workers’ compensation attorney can ensure that the process goes as quickly and smoothly as possible.
Is hiring a workers’ compensation attorney worth it?
KK&O has 84 years of experience with personal injury claims. We provide free case reviews and do not charge fees upfront. Representation costs should not intimidate you from seeking help with workers’ compensation claims.
Having one in your corner can greatly improve your chances of obtaining maximum benefits.
Can union workers also file workers’ compensation claims?
Union members may receive workers’ compensation benefits. Our law firm will review your union contract and provide valuable legal advice to help you get the best settlement.
Our attorneys in Norristown can coordinate with your union to make sure all necessary steps are followed closely.
How does one apply for a workers’ compensation in Pennsylvania?
You can file a claim with the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry within 120 days after sustaining an injury. Working with an attorney can ensure that this process is handled quickly and accurately. You benefit from our years of experience to get the best outcome possible for your case.
Who You Are:
As a proud resident of Norristown, you are known for being a tough, dedicated, and loyal worker. However, even the hardest and safest workers can get hurt on the job! If you are injured on the job, you need to contact a workers’ compensation lawyer to help you get back to work!
Who We Are:
We are Norristown’s Premier Workers’ Compensation lawyers That are here to help you!
Our firm also handles Social Security Disability Cases. If are dealing with either an SSDI or workers’ compensation, do not hesitate to contact us. We know how complicated the system can be to handle and we are here to help.
What We Will Do For You:
You might be a teacher at Norristown School District and suffer from a repetitive motion injury or carpal tunnel.
You may be a nurse working at Norristown State Hospital that suffered a Hoyer lift injury.
Or you could be a worker in a Government building that has a high-stress position, working many hours a day, dealing with a large number of confusing people, suffering from stress-related issues that could ultimately cause negative repercussions like a stroke, high blood pressure, etc.
Get Your Free Consultation with a Norristown Workers' Comp Attorney
Even though you have the right to receive workers’ compensation benefits, winning a claim can be challenging. Our lawyers are here to help you win the benefits you deserve.
Our attorneys have won over 300,000 workers’ compensation claims and social disability claims. Call us now for your free consultation. Our lawyers serving Norristown will provide valuable advice regarding your legal issues.
We have 12 offices located throughout the state, including in Norristown, Pottsville, Philadelphia, and Bluebell.
Check out our testimonials and learn how we helped thousands of workers receive their benefits. Start off by contacting your local office or starting a live chat to get a free case review.