The California compensation system for personality injury is complex and complicated, because of the complexity of the system you need a Los Angeles Personal Injury attorney to help you get the benefits you deserved.
At LG Law, we have helped hundreds of thousands of clients get maximum benefits from their personal injury claim.
Our professional personal injury team can help you decided the benefits you are eligible for, and help you get it.
Call LG Law at 1(888)901-5240 to know the benefits you are eligible for.
At, LG Law Firm, our personal injury attorney can help you get the following benefits:
Benefit 1: Income support payments.
For the first six months, it doesn’t matter who caused the accident.
Do you know, if you are injured in auto accidents for the first six months, it doesn’t matter who caused the accident, You are entitled to an income support payments for the six months?
The income support payments are to compensate you for the part of the income you might lose as a result of your injury. These payments can help in settling your bills, while you work on getting better.
The income support payments are calculated as a percentage of your earnings before the accident.
You can get up to 95% for the first 13 weeks, then after 14 weeks it will reduce, and the maximum will be 85%( this will be determined on whether you have a partial loss or total loss of your capacity to earn).
Majority of people that sustain personal injury do recover within six months. After six months the income support payments will end if you are at fault for the accidents or your injury is considered as ‘minor’ according to the Law.
There must evidence to prove that you have loss of earning capacity and must have filed for damages to be able to continue receiving payments for two years.
Benefit 2: Medical Expenses
When injured you don’t need to file for a claim before you received treatment for your personal injury.
As soon as you informed the necessary authority about your injury, you will be given a chance to two treatments session by the GP visit, all this without required documentation.
If the two treatment session won’t be enough for your full recovery. Then you need to file for personal injury benefits.
Benefit 3: Employment and Support Allowance
This is to compensate for the period you will be unable to work. It is meant to replace the incapacity benefits.
Employment and support allowance is only available to those that are self-employed and means-tests is not applicable here. The rate at which the allowance is paid differ from individuals to individuals depending on the period an individual has been out of work, and the impact of the accident on the victim ability to work
Benefit 4: Disability Living Allowance (DLA)
This benefit is for only those that are seriously injured, and those the injury affects their ability to work.
Those that have been seriously injured qualified for the care and/or mobility aspect of DLA, especially when the injury is serious and its affect your ability to work.