San Fernando Valley Workers’ Compensation Law Firm Gets You the Care and Compensation You Deserve

Helping you when you’re hurt on the job

When you are hurt on the job or in a personal injury matter, and find you are unable to go to work, your pocketbook takes a hit. We understand the struggles that loss of income causes, and we work hard to get you the care you need to get back on your feet financially and emotionally. The Law Office of Scott A. Schwartz is highly skilled in workers’ compensation law and aggressively pursues your legal rights in San Fernando, Lancaster, Palmdale, or Santa Clarita. We keep current and up to date on the latest legal developments and can help you navigate through new legislation when you sustain a work injury or personal injury.

Workers’ compensation

Sometimes it can be hard to tell if your injury is the result of an on-the-job duty and covered by workers’ compensation insurance. Maybe the equipment at your job is faulty, or you are worried that your injury existed before you got hurt at work. We know what qualifies as a work-related injury, and we help you with filing your workers’ compensation claim and getting you the benefits you need. We are here to help make the right determination regarding the type of injury you have, whether it be permanent or temporary, and the compensation you are entitled to for your injuries. Everyone has questions, lots of them, and we guide you through the maze of common questions about what to do after you are injured and how to start the claims process. We advise you on what is covered under Senate Bill 863. We know the issues that come up the most, and we know what to do about them. Let us tell you if you have a workers’ compensation case.

Personal injury

When you have a car wreck, a motorcycle accident, or get hurt while shopping, you need medical care to fix your injuries,and financial compensation to make you whole again. We aggressively pursue your rights in personal injury matters such as premises liability, car and motorcycle accidents and other areas of law where someone else's negligence results in your being injured. We negotiate to settle your case quickly. If litigation is necessary, we are fully equipped to represent you in the courtroom. We are prepared to provide assistance with any type of injury, big or small. We handle any type of accident, including dog bites and trip and falls.

Employment law and employee rights advocacy

We are experienced in investigating workplace disputes. Our employment law attorney has a reputation for honesty and is well respected in the legal community. If your lunch break was cut short, if you are being harassed, or if your medical or maternity leave was disrupted, we help ensure you are treated fairly. Common types of workplace disputes include:

  • Rest and meal breaks
  • Vacation and sick leave
  • Harassment
  • Mileage reimbursement law
  • Wrongful termination
  • Unemployment and wage disputes

Call our office today for workers’ compensation cases in the San Fernando Valley

When you are hurt on the job, in an accident or by your employer, don’t let just anyone help you. Contact the Law Office of Scott A. Schwartz at 818.350.2658 or online. We keep current on the latest legal developments and can help you get the care you need and answer your questions about the process. We know how to start the case, how to manage the case while it makes its way through the system, and what to do when the case is completed.