Workers' Compensation Lawyer in Portland, OR

Is your employer, SAIF, or other insurer making you jump through hoops just to get the compensation you’re entitled to? At the Law Offices of Peter O. Hansen, you can get the help you need on your claim. Unfortunately, Oregon has one of the worst systems in the U.S. for injured workers.  Pre-existing conditions count in Oregon. It’s hard to get your claim accepted and processed correctly, and to get the compensation you need to cover your lost wages and medical expenses, permanent disability and retraining. You need good workers comp lawyers in Portland, Oregon, to assist you.

Whether you’re trying file a new claim or disputing one that has been denied, Peter Hansen is the lawyer for you. With more than 40 years of workers’ comp experience, he understands the situation you’re facing--not only do you need to take time off of work to recover, but you have to have insurance coverage for  paying hundreds or thousands of dollars in hospital, doctor, and physical rehabilitation costs. While some of these expenses may be covered by your insurer, many will be denied, you can turn to Peter. As your workers compensation attorney in Salem, Oregon, or your work injury lawyer in Hillsboro, OR, he can increase your chances of getting the benefits you deserve.

Workers’ Comp Lawyer Dedicated to Getting Results

When you’re filing a claim or trying to appeal a denied claim, it helps to have an experienced and committed attorney by your side. When you work with Mr. Hansen, that’s exactly what you get. He understands the details and nuances of workers’ compensation law, and uses this expertise to offer the comprehensive solutions his clients need.

Turn to Mr. Hansen’s law office to get an attorney who works tirelessly to get you positive results. With more than four decades of expertise, he not only knows which is the best legal path to pursue, but also how to explain each step of the process in layman’s terms. This ensures you understand how the system works involved in your case, and be sure that you don’t have a case in real court where you can get money damages for pain and suffering, future lost wages, interference with your activities apart from work in addition to workers compensation benefits.  We understand that the work we do has a profound impact on the lives of our clients and their families. When we choose to take a case, we do so with an understanding of what is at stake and with a deep sense of commitment to the client we serve.

When to Hire a Workers’ Compensation Attorney

How do you know when you’re getting all the benefits you deserve? Since benefits are tied to “accepted conditions” insurers try to accept as little as possible and ignore what is really wrong with you, or blame a pre-existing condition.

At Peter Hansen’s workmen’s compensation law firm, you’ll get straightforward  legal advice from a seasoned lawyer. Schedule your free consultation if you have experienced any of the following:

  • Injuries or Illness Prevents You from Returning to Work
  • Not Receiving Your Benefits on Time
  • No permanent disability award
  • Employer Denies or Disputes Claim
  • Someone besides you or your employer caused your injury

Contact Mr. Hansen today to learn what can be done about your workers’ compensation case. He proudly serves clients in and around Portland, Beaverton, Gresham, Hillsboro, and Salem, Oregon.