Serious and even fatal accidents can happen to workers at any workplace. The attorneys at GibsonFirm represent injured workers in workers' compensation claims against their employers. Our attorneys have represented literally thousands of employees before the Division of Workers Compensation. Employees covered under their employer's workers' compensation insurance are limited to collecting lost wage benefits and medical benefits. These benefits are paid in the form of:
The first thing to keep in mind about workers compensation cases is that there are no settlements. Often, people will come to the office and claim that someone else at work received a big settlement for their injury. While it is possible that someone can get a settlement for an injury caused by a third party, in the case of an injury that results in death
Employees seeking compensation against third parties and employers lacking workers' compensation insurance may pursue damages for:
Funeral and burial expenses in the case of a wrongful death As a law firm that practices exclusively in the area of personal and workplace injuries, we understand how difficult it may be for an insurance company to treat you fairly. That is why we prepare every case as if it will go to trial.
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When you are injured on the job, whether the injury is your fault or the fault of others, you can get compensation and medical treatment. Call us to find out more.
Automobile collisions are a leading cause of injuries in the United States. If you are in a car wreck, call us to get compensation for your injuries and get your vehicle repaired. Fast.
The trucking industry has numerous laws and regulations that must be followed. When in a collision with a big rig, you need a lawyer experienced and knowledgeable in these laws and regulations. John Gibson is that lawyer.
Every client gets to speak with an attorney when they come in for an appointment. We are your attorneys. We are here to help. We listen to our clients' concerns, answer their questions, explain the law, and fight for their rights.
We have offices in locations throughout West Texas. In addition, we have office sharing arrangements in place to meet with clients all over Texas and all over the USA.
We hold an unwavering commitment to putting people over corporations. Our clients are why we do what we do. Each and every member of our staff goes above and beyond to do everything possible to help our clients.
Worker's Compensation cases can be very paperwork intensive. Filing the wrong form or turning it in late can mean the difference between getting money to make your rent and losing everything. We take care of the paperwork, so you don't have to.
It should be easy to get answers when you or a loved one is injured and needs help. We are always available to answer questions and provide legal advice.
Being a lawyer is hard work. Success comes from putting in long hours over many years. It comes from everyone in the firm putting in those long hours. That's what you find at our law firm. We live this stuff.