Bloomfield, CT Worker’s Compensation Lawyer
Bloomfield, CT’s Workers’ Compensation & Social Security Lawyer
Our firm specializes in worker’s compensation and social security disability cases.
Since 1987, Costello, Coombes & Brown, LLP has been serving Bloomfield clients who suffer from any accident, whether working or medically. While you think about covering missed days from work and paying medical bills, we make sure you get the compensation you need. To start a claim, get in contact with one of our Bloomfield lawyers at Costello, Coombes & Brown, LLP.
Our Attorneys serving BloomfieldCostello, Coombes & Brown, LLP attorneys have many years of experience dealing with worker’s compensation and social security disability cases. Our firm likes to offer clients a “personal touch”, meaning that our partners are easily accessible and will communicate with you, the client, throughout the case and how to create a successful lawsuit. Costello, Coombes & Brown, LLP also represents clients from the beginning of the case to its completion, which is not something that can be said for other firms. We also do not refer trial work to other attorneys.
Kevin W. Coombes
A Board Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialist and a leading advocate for clients with workers’ compensation claims and social security disability claims.
Frank V. Costello
A Board Certified Workers’ Compensation specialist.
Jeremy L. Brown
Workers’ Compensation Attorneys in Bloomfield
- Wage Replacement Benefits
- Reasonable or necessary medical care
- Compensation for Permanent Injury
Filing a Workers’ Compensation ClaimAll of us at Costello, Coombes & Brown, LLP make sure that you are within your legal rights and are going to receive every cent of compensation that your employer owes you. You must file a Form 30C (notice of claim for compensation) after being injured at your Bloomfield place of business to make sure that your claim has been seen. You also must have reported the injury to your employer and received medical attention. Your insurance carrier may file a Form 43 if they want to deny your claim, or file a Form 36 if they intend to discontinue your benefits. If an injured worker has missed at least four days of work due to a workplace injury, they must file Voluntary Agreements to be approved by a commissioner for their case.
Industries Our Workers’ Compensation Attorneys Help InTwo attorneys at Costello, Coombes & Brown, LLP are Board Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialists: Attorney Kevin W. Coombes and Attorney Frank V. Costello. We can represent Connecticut workers across the state for a variety of workplace injuries. These injuries can include orthopedic injuries to the back, neck, shoulders, repetitive trauma claims, heart and hypertension claims (specific state and municipal employees) or work-related heart attacks and occupational diseases.
Common Questions About Workers’ Compensation in Bloomfield
What Should I do If I am Injured at Work?
What Benefits Am I Entitled To?
Where Are the Hearings Held?
Can I Return to Work After My Injury?
Social Security Disability Attorneys in Bloomfield
What is Social Security Disability?You should consider applying for Social Security Disability benefits if you or a Bloomfield loved one are unable to work after suffering from a life-changing illness or workplace injury. In order to apply for Social Security Disability in Bloomfield, you must:
- Have a medical condition that’s expected to last one year or result in death
- Not have partial or short-term disability
- Meet the Social Security Administration (SSA) definition of disability
Filing a Claim for Social Security DisabilityThere are two ways to complete your initial application for disability to find out if you qualify: online, or by filling out a Benefit Eligibility Screening Tool (BEST). Our experienced disability attorneys can also handle your claim at the beginning of the process and complete tasks like filling out your application and disability report. We will also gather all necessary medical evidence while the Social Security Administration reviews your claim.
When to Hire a Social Security Disability Attorney in BloomfieldHiring an attorney for your case will increase your chances of your disability case will be approved. Our Bloomfield disability lawyers will not only help you immensely with your case, from the initial application all the way to the hearing, but are able to correctly represent you in a positive light. We will work tirelessly to make sure you are able to move forward if your disability claim is denied. We will appeal, request reconsideration and get as much supportive medical evidence as possible in your favor. If you have already been denied your disability claim after trying on your own, we recommend that you use Costello, Coombes & Brown, LLP for your legal needs.
Common Questions About Social Security In Bloomfield
How Long Does It Take to Receive a Decision on Social Security Disability?
What Happens if my Social Security Disability Case is Denied?
What is the Fee for a Social Security Disability Lawyer?
We Are Greater Bloomfield’s Trusted Law Firm
Please reach out to us and set up a consultation to review your potential case. Whether you need help with your social security disability case or worker’s compensation, we are here to support you.