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EMPLOYER DENYING YOU PROPER MEDICAL TREATMENT?

WE SUE EMPLOYERS FOR FRAUD, IS YOUR

If your employer delays you receiving medical or workers' compensation benefits after an injury, we sue to hold them accountable.

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INJURED ON THE JOB BUT DENIED CARE?

WE LITIGATE FRAUD CLAIMS ACROSS TEXAS: (713) 800-6676

Experiencing a serious at-work injury can be devastating and cause long-lasting impacts. What makes matters worse is employers that act to prevent and delay you from properly reporting the injury and receiving proper medical care. Our Employer Fraud Lawyers recently secured a six-figure settlement for an employee that suffered burns while on a construction site and was delayed medical treatment for a full month. Although financial compensation cannot erase the experience, it can help you restore aspects of your life and penalize the at-fault party liable accountable to the harm they caused you.

 

Sneed|Mitchell LLP understands what you are going through. Our Texas fraud and personal injury attorneys can help you and your family fight for the compensation you rightfully deserve. Our firm has aided hundreds of employees in rebuilding their lives, and fighting for the financial security and emotional trauma caused by the company. Our firm has fought and won against the largest companies in the world, bringing them face-to-face with the people they've didn't care to protect. We can fight to do the same for you or your loved one

Contact us today for a free case review: (713) 800-6676! We can lay out your options and help you understand what to do next.

WHAT IS AN EMPLOYER FRAUD CASE?

The term “employer fraud” is rarely used or understand by many lawyers, but is the cause of action used against company's that act to prevent an employee from reporting their workplace injuries and obtaining medical treatment after their injuries. We have seen Texas employers engage in the following actions: 

 

  • Tell workers not to seek medical care

  • Direct the workers to small/sub-par clinics

  • Threaten termination if workers seeks care

  • Tell doctors the employee is not hurt

  • Tell workers' comp the injury was not "at-work

  • Missclassify employees as independent contractors

ELEMENTS TO AN EMPLOYER FRAUD LAWSUIT

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To file a lawsuit, our lawyers show that your loved one suffered additional trauma, injuries, or economic impact as a result of the employer refusing to provide you medical benefits and entitlements. This type of lawsuit acts like a negligence claim, the attorney representing the injured party needs to prove the following:

  • Duty of Care: This refers to a legal obligation that requires an individual to exercise a reasonable level of care so as to prevent harm to others or additional harm.

  • Breach of Duty: An individual or entity may be considered negligent if they breach their duty of care or promised benefits under the employment contract (which sometimes is the workers' compensation contract). 

  • Causation: The defendant’s negligence must have been directly responsible for the additional injury or damage that occurred.

  • Damages: For a victim to file a claim, the injury needs to have caused either economic or non-economic damages.

Working with a law firm that understands the best ways to navigate an employer fraud case lawsuit will put you in the best position to secure the maximum compensation possible. Our Texas lawyers we have experience handle these cases and regularly secure five and six-figure settlements against negligence companies.

TELL US ABOUT YOUR CASE. WE'LL SHARE HOW WE CAN HELP.

If your you or a loves one was injured and the employer refused to provide you required medical treatment, it’s important to take action. While contacting a lawyer may not be the first thing on your mind while dealing with medical needs after an unexpected tragedy, protecting your legal rights can help you recover compensation for damages caused by the injury, such as medical bills, additional surgical neccessities or treatment, loss of financial support and more.

To file an employer fraud claim, contact the Texas Employer Fraud Lawyers of Sneed|Mitchell LLP. We have more than 20 years of experience helping clients around Texas and helps clients in every Texas city.

 

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DAMAGES IN THESE FRAUD CASES

  • Lost earning capacity

  • Lost wages (past till current)

  • Emotional pain and suffering

  • Physical Disfigurement

  • Life-care plans 

  • Past and Future Medical Costs

  • Punitive Damages - When Possible

 

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