Injured on the Job? Explore Our Workers' Compensation Services

You take pride in your work and you expect to be provided with a safe environment. Unfortunately, sometimes accidents can happen on the job. When this occurs, you should know that you do have rights and can take action.

At the offices of Liberty Medical Services in Richmond Hill, New York, your health is Dr. Philip R. Baldeo’s greatest priority. So, we want to make sure that you feel safe and covered in every aspect of your healthcare needs. That’s why we’ve compiled this helpful guide to your options when it comes to worker’s compensation

Injuries that happen on the job

There are all sorts of injuries that can occur while you’re on the job, including:

Additionally, contrary to popular belief, having a pre-existing condition that was worsened because of your job may make you eligible for compensation. 

Locations can vary, too. For example, even if you get hurt during a company-sponsored event or in the break room while you’re not actually performing your job, your company is still legally responsible for your safety.

How we can help you with your claim

If you’re injured on the job and need to seek medical care right away, then you may need an ambulance and emergency care. Otherwise, the first thing that you need to do after an injury is to inform your employer so that they have a record of everything that happened.

Next, you’ll need to see a doctor who’s authorized by the Worker’s Compensation Board. That’s where we come in. Dr. Baldeo has helped many people who’ve sustained work-related injuries. He has extensive experience in representing patients in court, and he works with your insurance provider to cover any diagnostic testing that you may need. 

Getting you back to health

After a work injury, you’ll need considerable time to heal, and we know that your medical needs come first. We’ll make sure that you’re fully functional so that you can return to work at your own pace and after you’ve fully recovered. 

When it comes to your worker’s compensation claim, you want to make sure that you have the best plan to win your case, so call us or request an appointment right on our website today. 

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