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818-610-8800 5855 Topanga Cyn Blvd, Suite 300 Woodland Hills, CA 91367
714-598-1994 2400 E Katella Avenue, Suite 440 Anaheim, CA 92806
415-692-3462 1 Sansome Street, Suite 720 San Francisco, CA 94104
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Long Beach Short Term and Long Term Disability Attorney

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No one plans on getting into an accident. That’s why it is called an accident. Work injuries are unpredictable despite work precautions. Unfortunately, sometimes work injuries turn into short-term disability or worse, long-term disability. However, work injuries aren’t the only reason for why some makes a short or long term disability claim. Life happens and when it does it can often ruin or affect our working lives.

When we think of illnesses we tend to think of the flu or colds that prevent us from working, but its short term. We know that within a few weeks we will be back on our feet and ready to work full time. However, sometimes life throws us curves and delivers devastating blows that it takes longer than a few weeks to get back to normal. It will take us months to get back to some form of normalcy.

For example, people who develop severe musculoskeletal illnesses like arthritis or joint pains, or connective tissue disorders in the back or other areas. If you are dealing with serious injuries that caused this or if this is a result of occupational injury then you have the ability to create a disability claim. Other examples of long-term disability are life-changing illnesses like cancer or cardiovascular diseases. In these cases, the recovery can take years and requires a lot of time and attention for the recovery as well as changing your lifestyle to ensure that you are maintaining a better version of yourself.

Short-term disability tends to apply things that naturally take a shorter time to recover. Pregnancy is a very common short-term disability claim. Other reasons can be joint pain, surgery that requires an extended recovery and is not simple in and out surgery procedure. It can also be for digestive issues and kinds of cancers that do not require as an extensive treatment than others. Short-term disability only lasts a few weeks to a couple months where as long term is longer than a few months or years.

In recent statistics from the Council of Disability awareness, there is a 30% chance that the average worker will encounter some form of disability within their lifetime. Currently, 12% of the population receives disability and 1 in 8 workers will experience disability for at least five years during their working careers. Trust our Worker Compensation Attorneys when we say that you are not alone. Your story is unique, but it is not so far removed that it does not deserve a claim. Let our Worker’s Compensation Attorneys at JML Law, a Professional Law Corporation in Long Beach help you find the right kind of disability claim today.

We are here to work for you and can ensure that whether you are short term or long term, you will get the compensation you deserve. Call 818-610-8800 or click here to start a free consultation to explore ways to protect yourself today.

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Every case is unique and needs to be evaluated by our experienced lawyers. If you have been injured in a work-related accident,

give us a call at 818-610-8800 or send us an email to schedule a free initial consultation. There is no risk to meet with us. We get paid only if we win your claim.

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Our Los Angeles car accident law firm accepts cases on referral from other lawyers throughout California. To schedule a free initial consultation, call our office at 818-610-8800 or send us an email.

Orange County Office

2400 E Katella Avenue, Suite 440
Anaheim, CA 92806
Phone: 714-598-1994
Fax: 714-456-9179

Los Angeles Office

5855 Topanga Cyn Blvd, Suite 300
Woodland Hills, CA 91367

Phone: 818-610-8800
Fax: 818-610-3030

21052 Oxnard Street
Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, CA 91367

Bay Area Office

1 Sansome Street, Suite 720
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 415-692-3462