Call Today 203.285.8294
Get Axelrod & Associates In Your Corner for Your Workers' Comp Retaliation Case

New Haven Workers' Compensation Retaliation Attorneys

Why do employers retaliate in workers' compensation matters?

Workers compensation benefits are available to employees injured in work-related accidents. The insurance offers benefits and compensates for costs associated with recovery and lost wages due to an inability to perform their duties in the workplace. Many employers continue to pay their workers' compensation insurance. They follow the required procedures for an injured employee and good employers are concerned that their employee receives the deserved benefits. There are some companies actively seeking to minimize their overall insurance costs by discouraging employees from filing insurance claims, making the situation very difficult for the injured worker who hopes to keep their job and does not want to endanger their ability to continue to work for their employer, and we recognize that these matters may need to be addressed carefully and with skill.

With over 50 years of experience you can feel confident you are in the best hands possible. Call our New Haven attorneys at (203) 285-8294!

Simply discouraging an employee from seeking rightful workers' compensation benefits in the event of a workplace accident is legal, but it is illegal to retaliate against those who make the decision to move forward with a workers' comp claim. If an unethical employer fails to convince an injured worker from filing a claim then the employer may resort to other measures of retaliation such as creating a hostile work environment, demotion or termination. If any of these occur, you should strongly consider consulting with a New Haven employment discrimination attorney who knows how to proceed on your behalf, and can carefully manage your case. To build a case against any employer it is helpful to have as much documentation as possible to present to the opposition and in support of the employee. As a result, an employer is often inclined to settle quickly rather than face exposure of wrongdoings, and we are skilled at working with an employer to bring these issues to a resolution with the least stress and difficulty for our clients.

Workers Compensation Retaliation Attorneys in New Haven

Axelrod & Associates has effectively served the needs of residents throughout New Haven, Stamford, Branford, Meriden, Waterbury and Bridgeport in cases involving workers' compensation retaliation, and has consistently provided favorable outcomes either in negotiating a settlement or in some cases, moving forward to pursue a court decision. The firm has handled retaliation cases involving unions, learning institutions, and many cases in the public and private sector with complex employment issues. We believe in the legal protection of your rights in cases of workers' compensation retaliation and we will fight hard to make sure you get the best result possible.

Do you feel like your workers' compensation claim is creating a hostile work environment?

Contact our New Haven attorneys today!

Contact Us

What Sets Axelrod & Associates Apart?

  • Nearly 50 Years of Combined Experience

  • Successful Results Against Large Companies

  • Well-Known and Highly-Respected Among Other Firms

  • Latest and Most Sophisticated Search Techniques

What Our Clients Are Saying

We've Helped Our Clients Achieve Justice in Complex Cases
  • “They were informative and communication between the office was good. I would definitely recommend them.”

    Denise

  • “They definitely worked very hard on my case and got me a really good settlement.”

    Past Client

  • “I was pleased with the way my case was handled.”

    Andre

  • “They are very good at what they do.”

    N. Attenberg

  • “They make sure your rights are covered and turn a wrong situation into a rightful one.”

    A. Johansson

  • “They are well knowledged in employee law and handled my case quickly and thoroughly in getting reasonable settlement.”

    Shirley

  • “Thanks again to everyone at Axelrod and Associates for all of your hard work and dedication.”

    Past Client

  • “I couldn’t have had better representation.”

    Gould

  • “I would recommend Axelrod & Associates, LLC. They fight big businesses.”

    David

  • “Thank you so much for your patience and dedication.”

    Martinez

  • “He was always responsive and I was happy with the result and the entire experience.”

    Past Client

  • “I would like to thank you for the excellent job you did with my deposition.”

    Past Client

  • “I was extremely impressed by his expertise in the field of employment law.”

    Past Client

  • “Dealing with the firm was so easy and not overwhelming because they have compassion and understanding.”

    Villifane

  • “Great Communication and even better results.”

    David S