Denied Workers’ Comp Claims
Experienced Workers’ Compensation Attorney in Council Bluffs
Injured employees count on workers’ compensation for their livelihood, so to have your claim denied can be a very stressful experience. Thankfully, a denial does not necessarily mean that you will be unable to obtain your benefits. Denials can be appealed, and if, after reviewing the reasons your claim was denied, you feel like the insurance company made a mistake or is acting unjustly, then you should pursue every available avenue to rectify the situation.
The workers’ compensation lawyers at Law Offices of Gallner & Pattermann, P.C. in Council Bluff has extensive experience with these types of claims. We have helped countless clients through the appeals process and pursued litigation when the insurance companies refuse to treat the beneficiaries fairly.
Call 712-323-0999 today to schedule your free initial consultation at our firm.
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If your workers’ comp claim was denied, call 712-323-0999 or contact us online to learn more about your legal options.
How to Appeal a Denied Claim
The insurance company cannot just deny your claim without an explanation. Their notification of denial must include a reason for the rejection. This is crucial information, as challenging the reason for their denial will be critical to your appeal.
Insurance companies may deny a workers’ compensation claim for the following reasons:
Keep in mind that any of these reasons for denial can be challenged, even the ones claiming you missed deadlines. There are countless situations that can lead to a workplace injury; there are no laws that can comprehensively cover every circumstance. Our workers’ compensation attorney in Council Bluffs can help people in Iowa and Nebraska appeal denied claims.