The Law Down: Knowing your rights in an accident

Law Down

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — When Accidents happen it’s important to know how to react and to know your rights.

Here at News 8 we have partnered with Personal Injury Attorney Brooke Goff from the Goff Law Group to bring you… The Law Down.

Today we’re focusing on the main differences between a workers’ compensation claim and a personal injury claim.

Attorney Brooke Goff answers the following questions:

  1. What is a workers’ compensation claim?
  2. How do you know you have a personal injury clam?
  3. Do you get the same benefits in a workers’ compensation claim as you do a personal injury claim?
  4. Can you have both a workers’ compensation claim and a personal injury claim?
  5. Is there a timeline in a workers’ compensation claim and a personal injury claim?

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