AZ workman's compensation - Construction worker neck injuryAZ workman’s compensation  is a system for compensating people hired or injured in Arizona who suffer an injury as a result of their job or work. Arizona workman’s comp (workers’ comp) is the primary means of recovery for a person injured at work and it is important that you consult with an Arizona attorney specializing in workers’ compensation to find out what your rights are within this system.

When Can I Recover AZ Workman’s Compensation?

You may recover the cost of your medical bills, as well as disability and other benefits, through the workers’ compensation system. Such benefits are generally available if:

It is important to note that negligence is not listed as one of the requirements; unlike in tort cases, an employer doesn’t have to be negligent or have fault for you to get AZ workman’s compensation benefits (workers’ compensation benefits).  In fact, even if the injury is as a result of the workers’ negligent conduct it can still be covered, subject to various limitations.

To learn more about the benefits program and whether you can qualify for Arizona workman’s comp (workers’ comp), contact Schiffman Law Office, P.C. today.