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In the case of an accident or illness which is job related, the injured employee--called an applicant or claimant is provided with medical assistance and may get compensation for lost wages. The eligibility requirements must be met before the benefits are paid, and the compensation is intended to be temporary.
Depending on the nature of the injury and the potential for an eligible claimant to recover from the accident or injury, there is the potential for the claimant to get compensation benefits that are permanent. In this instance, the worker may be offered the opportunity to acquire job retraining, so as to fit them for an appropriate alternative job.this is appropriate in your case because of your injury and your prior occupation.
So do I need to hire a lawyer in order for me to get this. or can i go through Zurich insurance which is my workmans comp insurance and ask if they can assist me with this..