Workers’ Compensation lawyer Mark R. Schmidt settled the claim of a mushroom farm welder from Wilmington, Delaware
After several months on the job without respiratory equipment he developed a cough and shortness of breath. He was examined by ‘company doctors’ and sent back to work. The symptoms got worse, and he went to his family doctor.
Once a case is settled – it can NOT be re-opened, even if new or worse injuries are discovered later. Being an experienced P.I. attorney, Rassias counseled the client to wait, just to be sure no further problems arose after the surgery.
Every workers’ compensation lawyer at Schmidt, Kirifides & Rassias has met the strict requirements to become a Certified Specialist, pursuant to the Rules, testing requirements and years of practice set forth by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and the PA Bar Association.
Workers’ Compensation lawyer Mark R. Schmidt settled the claim of a 26 year old solar panel installer from Brookhaven, Delaware County for $75,000
Almost immediately after the witnessed incident, the employer fired him, alleging ‘quality control’ issues, that were never documented (and likely never existed) before he reported being hurt.
Mark R. Schmidt settles the case of a 61 year old convenience store clerk from Havertown for $100,000
The claimant was injured while lifting a case of beverages to place on the shelves, when he felt a sharp pain in his back and fell. Despite the incident being witnessed by the store owner, the insurance company denied the claim.
Mark R. Schmidt settles the case of a 39 year old welder from Wilmington Delaware, injured while working in Kennett Square Pennsylvania
Workers’ Compensation is one of the few fields of law that offer a Specialist Certification for lawyers who meet the strict requirements, which include years of practice dedicated to workers compensation claims, Continuing Legal Education and written testing.
Work injury lawyer Mark R. Schmidt settled the claim of a 25 year old solar panel installation foreman from Brookhaven, Delaware County
The insurance company fought his right to any workers’ compensation benefits, and fired him for ‘made up’ reasons – but likely just because he sought to protect his rights. Attorney Schmidt was unconcerned, and fought – and WON the claim.
Workers’ Compensation lawyer Mark R. Schmidt settled the claim of a 56 year old swimming pool laborer from Malvern, Chester County
The insurance company defined his injury as a sprain or strain, but the real injury was more severe. Workers’ Compensation lawyer Mark R. Schmidt settled the claim successfully!
Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialist lawyer Mark R. Schmidt resolved the claim of a 29 year old cable technician
The injured worker was disabled for approximately 1 month, and had undergone a brief course of physical therapy. The insurance company denied his claim, alleging he did not suffer any injuries.