Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation Attorneys
Providing compassionate assistance for victims in Connecticut
Personal injury is a serious matter that can drastically affect your health, your job, your family and your future. If you have suffered an injury because of somebody else’s negligence, you need an experienced personal injury attorney by your side. While you concentrate on getting well, we diligently pursue the compensation you need to get your life back on track.
Experienced lawyers on your side
Our personal injury lawyers at Ignal, Napolitano & Shapiro, P.C. have the experience to guide you through the process, whether negotiating a resolution without litigation, or representing you in our courts. We have achieved justice for families devastated by motor vehicle accidents, defective products, unsafe work conditions and professional medical negligence. We take satisfaction in helping injured victims obtain full compensation for their past and future medical bills, lost income, emotional distress, and pain and suffering.
At Ignal, Napolitano & Shapiro, P.C., we handle your personal injury claim on a contingency basis. That means you don’t have to pay us to represent you until we recover compensation for you through a settlement or a trial.
Knowledgeable help when you need it most
Consulting an attorney immediately after an injury is essential to the preservation of crucial evidence and witness testimony. Also, Connecticut law places time limits on filing personal injury claims. To ensure timely investigation of your claim, the attorneys at Ignal, Napolitano & Shapiro, P.C. can schedule appointments on weekends or evenings, and we can make hospital and home visits. Our offices are conveniently located in Bridgeport.
Bridgeport attorneys protecting Connecticut workers
When, after all your hard work and commitment to the job, you are injured abruptly in a workplace accident, it can have devastating consequences for you, your family and your future employment prospects. The distressing aftermath of a workplace injury can leave you feeling vulnerable and alone.
The dedicated attorneys at Ignal, Napolitano & Shapiro, P.C., in Bridgeport, can help you obtain the compensation for your injuries or illness that you rightfully deserve, including:
Qualifying for workers’ compensation
You are entitled to workers’ compensation for an injury or illness that occurred at your workplace or while you were engaged in a work-related activity, regardless of whether the injury or illness occurred in connection with your job. Even in the absence of your employer’s fault or negligence, you can still receive the help you need through workers’ compensation benefits.
Waiving workers’ compensation
When you accept a workers’ compensation payment, you forfeit your right to pursue other remedies against a negligent employer. If your employer has acted negligently, you may deserve award of pain and suffering and other damages not granted through a workers’ compensation claim. At Ignal, Napolitano & Shapiro, P.C., our attorneys carefully review your case to determine how you can best recover the compensation you deserve.
Appealing a workers’ compensation decision
If your workers’ compensation claim is unfairly denied, you have only a short window of opportunity to appeal the unjust decision.Ignal, Napolitano & Shapiro, P.C. can help you maneuver through the overwhelming bureaucratic process of appealing to the Connecticut workers’ compensation board.
Contact us now
To schedule your free consultation, callIgnal, Napolitano & Shapiro, P.C. at 203-333-1177, or contact us online. Discuss your situation with a personal injury and workers’ compensation attorney who will treat your case with the compassion and attentiveness it deserves.