Reasons Employers Dispute Workers’ Comp Claims

There is a multitude of reasons why an employer would dispute a workers’ compensation claim, but it all essentially revolves around one thing – money. Employers pay premiums in order to provide workers’ compensation benefits, which are directly affected when an injured worker files for benefits, resulting in higher insurance premiums. As such, employers sometimes try to wiggle their way out of having to pay an injured employee the benefits they need after sustaining an injury on the job.

Other reasons why an employer might dispute a workers’ compensation claim include:

Has Your Employer Disputed Your Workers Compensation Claim?

If you sustained an injury at work, you are likely going through a difficult time, especially if your employer is attempting to dispute the claim, preventing you from obtaining important benefits. At Berry, Smith & Bartell, a Professional Law Corporation, we have established our firm on providing reliable and affordable legal representation and would be honored to assist you. Backed by over 60 years of combined experience, you can be confident in the ability of our workers’ compensation lawyers in Bakersfield to represent your case and handle it with the skill, care, and attention it deserves.

You will not owe us any legal fees unless we win your case. You have nothing to lose!

Contact our office today at 1-800-848-6288 to schedule a free and confidential consultation.


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