Proven New Jersey Workplace Injury Lawyer
Getting Positive Results for Injured Workers for 35 Years
New Jersey 2022 Award Winner | Best of the Best Attorneys | Top 10 Personal Injury Attorney
You’ve been hurt on the job. You should be okay, though, because New Jersey’s workers’ compensation laws are there to protect you, right? Unfortunately, you’ll quickly discover that your employer and the work comp insurance company have a vested interest in paying you as little as possible, even denying your claim, if they can. That’s when you need the experienced and results-oriented representation from attorney Howard D. Popper, a dedicated, hardworking and fearless advocate for personal injury victims throughout New Jersey.
At our offices, we understand that any injury can turn your life upside down in an instant. We also understand that every accident injury claim is unique, that you have your own personal needs. We’ll take the time to get to know you, to learn exactly how your injury has changed your life, and what you need to get that life back. When you hire us, you’ll always work with attorney Popper, never with an inexperienced associate or a paralegal. We’ll handle all matters related to your full and fair recovery, including all communications with your employer and with any insurance provider.
What Should You Do Immediately after a Work-Related Injury?
To best protect your legal rights, you should take the following steps:
- Start by getting the medical attention you need, whether onsite or at a hospital urgent care facility or doctor’s office
- Hire an experienced and knowledgeable workers’ compensation lawyer, who can then act as your liaison and advocate with insurers, employers and others throughout the legal process
- Put together a list of names of witnesses, with contact information, to help your attorney gather evidence
- Notify your employer of your injury as soon as practicable—your attorney can help you with this
How Can Attorney Howard Popper Help You after a Work-Related Injury?
When you hire us to protect your rights after a workplace injury, we will take immediate steps to protect your rights, ensuring that you get proper medical care, and that all injuries are fully documented. We’ll be your intermediary with your employer, as well as the work comp insurance company, ensuring that all documents are timely filed and that your rights are fully protected. We’ll gather and preserve all evidence necessary to support your claim and we’ll file all paperwork required throughout the workers’ compensation process. We’ll represent you in all meetings, hearings or other proceedings related to your work comp claim.
What Types of Workplace Injury Claims Does Attorney Popper Handle?
If you have suffered any type of injury during the course of your employment, attorney Popper can aggressively protect your rights. That includes:
- Slips, trips and falls
- Work-related motor vehicle accidents
- Injuries caused by dangerous or defective products, equipment, tools or machinery
- Injuries resulting from repetitive stress or motion
- Illness or disease caused by conditions at work
Contact the Law Office of Howard D. Popper
Don’t let the uncertainty and stress of a personal injury affect your life for another day. For a free initial consultation to begin the process of recovering full and fair compensation for a work-related injury, contact us by email or call 973-993-8787 to set up an appointment. We have offices in Morristown and Newton.
Don’t let the costs of experienced legal representation be a barrier to getting the help you need. At the Law Office of Howard D. Popper, we handle all personal injury claims on a contingent fee basis. You won’t pay any attorney fees unless we recover damages for your losses.
Top Results for Personal Injury Victims for More than Three Decades
At the offices of attorney Howard D. Popper, we aggressively advocate for injured people in Morris County, Sussex County, and Essex County, including the communities of Madison, Florham Park, Randolph, East Hanover, Dover, Summit, New Providence, Berkeley Heights, Livingston, West Caldwell, Millburn, Springfield, Scotch Plains, Maplewood and Westfield.