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Maryland Workers' Compensation Attorneys

Also Serving Workers in Virginia & Washington DC

For more than 30 years, workers injured on the job in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington DC have been coming to Wilson & Parlett for assistance with their workers' compensation claims. We have represented thousands of workers who have suffered on-the-job injuries, including clients who have previously been denied by the insurance companies. You can count on our workers’ compensation attorneys to handle your claim with professionalism while seeking the maximum compensation to which you are entitled.

To get started on your claim, schedule a free consultation with Wilson & Parlett. Call us at (301) 231-1737.

What is Workers' Compensation?

Workers' Compensation insurance is a form of protection that is provided to employees in the event that they suffer from an accidental injury while on the job. This insurance generally covers wage replacement and medical benefits, depending on the level of coverage determined by the employer.

Do I Need a Lawyer for a Workers' Comp Claim?

It is important to keep in mind the various deadlines, statutes of limitations, and other roadblocks to navigate in a typical workers' compensation claim. Working with an experienced Maryland workers' compensation lawyer at Wilson & Parlett can ensure that your claim is handled properly. Having an attorney by your side can significantly improve the likelihood that you will receive the full benefits you are entitled to under the law.

If you have been injured in an accident at work, our workers' compensation attorney can help you with the following:

  • Wage loss benefits while unable to work because of your injury
  • Payment of all medical expenses (lifetime benefit)
  • Reimbursement of prescription drug expenses
  • Payment of mileage to attend doctor and therapy appointments
  • Vocational benefits for claimants who are unable to return to their former jobs
  • Compensation for any permanent disability resulting from the work injury

How Long Do I Have to File a Workers' Comp Claim in Maryland?

Maryland Labor and Employment Code § 9-704 clearly states that the time limit that is required for injured workers in Maryland to file a claim is within 30 days. This notice must be give to the employer in a written or oral notice and must include the name, address, and nature of the accidental injury.

  • Accidental Injuries: An injured worker must file an injury within 10 days after the accidental personal injury
  • Fatal Injuries: At least 1 dependent or an individual on the behalf of the covered employee has within 30 days after the death to file a claim

Wilson & Parlett is the firm you will want in your corner when facing workers’ compensation and workplace injury litigation. We have lawyers who are specifically trained in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington DC workers' compensation claims. Each state has its unique set of benefits, processes, and deadlines for filing. We are familiar with the differences between states and can ensure your claim is handled properly in accordance with your state’s laws.

Handling Initial Applications & Appeals

Whether this is your initial application or you need to appeal, we are here for you. The legal fees for all workers' compensation claims are on a contingency basis, which means there is no fee unless we successfully help you get the level of workers' compensation benefits you are entitled to. Our attorneys provide a free initial consultation to determine whether or not you have a valid claim. We have also answered some frequently asked questions about workers' compensation on our FAQ page.

Seek guidance from Wilson & Parlett. Contact us online or at (301) 231-1737 today. We have offices in Waldorf and Upper Marlboro.

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