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Workers Compensation Lawyers serving Greater Hartford

If you or a loved one have suffered injuries in the workplace, you may be liable for compensation. Costello, Coombes and Brown is a law firm located in Hartford dedicating themselves to top quality representation for those injured at work. With extensive knowledge of The Connecticut Workers Compensation act. Costello, Coombes & Brown are highly qualified and dedicated to justice. With a personal touch in our expertise that is trusted by our clients, CC&B will lay out a strategy that fights for you.

What is Workers Compensation?

Workers’ Compensation is a form of insurance providing wage replacement and medical benefits to employees injured in the course of employment in exchange for mandatory relinquishment of the employee’s right to sue their employer through tort law. The Connecticut Workers’ Compensation Act provides three main types of benefits. These include:
  • Wage Replacement Benefits
  • Reasonable or necessary medical care
  • Compensation for Permanent Injury
Injuries our attorneys have expertise in include injuries to the back, neck, and shoulders (orthopedic). Repetitive trauma, heart, and hypertension claims, or other traumas or work related diseases.

Legal Actions for Workers’ Compensation Claims

When engaging in legal action against an employer, you, the plaintiff, can expect to collect damages, or compensation under the following clauses:
  • Breach of Duty
  • Causation
  • Gross Negligence
  • Violence in the workplace
  • Negligent failure to maintain safety on the property
Those are only a few of the of damages people experience in the workplace everyday. As a victim, it’s important to have legal experts help you receive justice and compensation for your injuries.

Making a Workers’ Compensation Claim in Hartford

The devoted lawyers at Costello, Coombes and Brown LLP are here to ensure your rights are fought for and never restricted. It is our duty to give you the compensation you deserve. In order to begin the filing process for workers’ compensation, you should start by:
  1. Notifying your supervisor or employer immediately. It is crucial that this is done within 30 days.
  2. Seek medical attention as soon as possible
  3. Advise your doctor that the injury is work related.
  4. File your incident with Hartford Workers compensation office
Your employer must file a Form 30C (notice of claim for compensation) to ensure that their claim has been seen. In the case of your claim being denied, an insurance carrier may file a Form 43 . Next, In some cases, the insurance carrier may intend to discontinue your benefits by filing a Form 36. In order for any of these forms to take effect, they must be properly completed and filed. If an injured worker has missed more than three days of work due to an injury suffered at work, a Voluntary Agreements must be filed and approved by a commissioner.

Last steps

Call an attorney at Costello, Coombes, and Brown who specializes in Hartford Workers’ Compensation as soon as possible. Then file a claim with the Hartford workers compensation board. Do not talk to anyone aside from your doctor or your attorney in regards to your claim.

Serving all of Greater Hartford

Addison, Avon, Berlin, Bloomfield, Bolton, Canton, Cromwell, East Hartford, Farmington, Glastonbury, Hartford, Manchester, New Britain, Newington, Rocky Hill, Simsbury, South Windsor, Vernon, West Hartford, Wethersfield, Windsor

We are Hartford’s Trusted Workers’ Compensation Attorneys

Our law firm in Hartford is dedicated to providing highly educated law professionals to help your specific case. With years of experience, and successful cases won in favor of hard-working Americans. CCB has a human touch that many Law Firms have abandoned. Don’t hesitate, and don’t fight alone. Call (860) 903-8726 for consultation for your claim.  


Experienced Attorneys in Hartford for Over 30 Years

At the law office of Costello, Coombes and Brown, LLP, we provide a personal touch in all of our cases. We believe that the more in tune we are with our clients, the better the outcome will be. We are always accessible for our clients in Hartford and the surrounding Connecticut towns. We have litigated for dozens of cases over the past three decades for a variety of personal injury cases.

Personal Injury Cases we Assist With in Hartford:

Workers’ Compensation Attorneys in Hartford

Aggressively pursuing our client’s rights and vigorously protecting their interests

At Costello, Coombes and Brown, LLP, we’ve successfully helped numerous individuals who have suffered injuries at the fault of another parties’ negligence. When you’ve experienced an accident on the job, it’s best to trust a personal injury attorney or more specifically, a workers’ compensation attorney in Hartford.

Navigating through a Workers’ Compensation case is not easy. Both, Kevin W. Coombes and Frank V. Costello, are board certified Workers’ Compensation specialists who can walk you through the entire process, helping you make your claim all the way until the completion of the case. We will aggressively negotiate for our Hartford clients to receive the full and fair compensation that they are entitled to. 

Social Security Disability Attorneys in Hartford

Providing sound, practical advice for our clients in Hartford and throughout Connecticut

Applying for Hartford Social Security Disability benefits can be lengthy and complicated. Due to the nature of the claim you wish to process, it’s best to find an advocate who has your best interests in mind. The Hartford Social Security Disability lawyers at Costello, Coombes, and Brown, can do just that! We’ll carefully and precisely walk you through the entire process, helping you not only understand what needs to be completed but increasing your chances of receiving benefits. By receiving expert legal advice from our attorneys, we’ll help you stay away from additional reviews or appeals for your case.

If you are suffering from a physical or mental illness that is preventing you from working, you may be entitled to Social Security disability benefits. Reach out to one of our personal injury lawyers who specialize in Social Security Disability to receive the assistance you deserve.

The Experience & Compassion You Need, When You Need It

When you find yourself in a difficult situation, whether from an injury on the job or a disability hindering you from working, you can find solace in a professional, experienced personal injury lawyer at Costello, Coombes and Brown, LLP.

We are passionate about helping our Hartford clients receive the compensation they deserve, and our history proves it. We have experience in hundreds of Workers’ Compensation claims and Social Security Disability claims, working until the very end to receive the most beneficial outcome. To get started, call us at 860-560-0468 or fill out our contact form.

Get in touch

As with most personal injury firms Costello, Coombes & Brown, LLP does
not charge for the initial consultation. There are no charges for lawyer services
unless you are compensated for your injury.

Contact us

Phone: (860) 560-0468
Fax: (860) 560-0763

Visit us

433 South Main Street, Suite 102
West Hartford, CT 06110

Office hours

Mon - Fri 8:30am - 5pm
or by appointment