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Southern Minnesota Workers’ Compensation & SSDI claims for over 50 years.

Our Lawyers Have Been Fighting For Southern Minnesota Workers For Over 50 Years. Contact Us To Receive The Maximum Compensation. You will always be treated with the respect you deserve and we’ll always do our best for you.

Southern Minnesota Workers’ Compensation & SSDI claims for over 50 years.

Our Lawyers Have Been Fighting For Southern Minnesota Workers’ For Over 50 Years. Contact Us To Receive The Maximum Compensation. 

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Mankato Workers' Compensation Lawyers & Social Security Disability Attorneys

We practice in the areas of Social Security Disability and Worker Compensation. 

You will always be treated with the respect you deserve and we’ll always do our best for you. Our team is hard working, honest, local, and have earned an excellent reputation throughout the years. Therefore, rest assured that we will be with you every step of the way, from the very first phone call you make to the conclusion of your case.

Harvey & Carpenter will be there. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation with one of our attorneys.

Reviews

Kami Johnson
Kami Johnson
2023-05-25
Everyone was very friendly courteous and extremely helpful. Was also complimented by the judge a couple times on how helpful and good the brief was wrote. I would strongly recommend Harvey & Carpenter Attorneys at Law!
Jen Reins
Jen Reins
2023-05-03
I would recommend Chris as an attorney to anyone that has been injured on the job. I couldn’t have asked for anything more and was very happy with his work.
Nick Kruse
Nick Kruse
2023-04-12
Very great attorney.
Jose Antonio Echegaray
Jose Antonio Echegaray
2023-02-27
Chris and his staff are great to work with. Chris helped my grandpa, who spoke minimal english, but despite the language barrier everything went smooth. Chris is a hard worker and he knows what he is doing. If you have questions Chris and his team respond by call or email very quickly. I would recommend to others in a heartbeat.
Bill McDaniel
Bill McDaniel
2023-02-20
Chris and his staff is awesome. They all treated me like family. If you need someone in your corner. Look no more. Harvey and Carpenter is top notch.
Joshua Guth
Joshua Guth
2022-11-21
Chris was extremely helpful and made the process as simple and stress-free as he could throughout the entire time working with him!
Tammy Black
Tammy Black
2022-11-03
I felt that the firm of Harvey & Carpenter always had my best interest and went above and beyond to help with my case. They always kept me informed with how things were progressing. I would highly recommend the firm.
orville tischer
orville tischer
2022-08-22
I enjoyed working with your team. You answered all my questions and helped me when I needed it the most. Thank you all so much.
Mitchell Brown
Mitchell Brown
2022-06-18
Chris Carpenter was clear and direct about the ways in which he may be able to help with my case. Through the legal process, he maintained email communication every time there was an update, answered each of my questions promptly, and represented and understood my interests well. Good, professional help from this firm.

Helping You Navigate the Complex Workers’ Compensation Process

At Harvey & Carpenter, Attorneys at Law in Mankato, Minnesota, we understand that the workers’ compensation process can be a daunting and confusing experience, especially for injured workers.

Our experienced team of attorneys thoroughly understands the rules and procedures involved in the workers’ compensation process, and we are here to provide you with the guidance and support you need to navigate this difficult time.

We have helped countless injured workers in Minnesota recover the benefits they deserve, and we are committed to working tirelessly on your behalf to help lessen your stress and get you on the path to recovering the compensation you are entitled to.

Benefits Covered by Southern Minnesota Workers’ Compensation

Workers’ compensation is a form of insurance that provides benefits to employees who are injured or become ill as a result of their work. The benefits covered by workers’ compensation vary by state, but generally include:

Lost wages

Workers’ compensation provides temporary disability benefits to cover a portion of an employee’s lost wages while they are unable to work due to their work-related injury or illness.

Medical treatment

Workers’ compensation covers the cost of medical treatment related to a work-related injury or illness, including doctor visits, hospitalization, surgeries, and prescriptions.

Vocational rehabilitation

Workers’ compensation may provide vocational rehabilitation services to help injured workers return to work, such as job retraining, education, or job placement assistance.

Disability benefits

Workers’ compensation provides permanent disability benefits to employees who suffer a permanent disability as a result of their work-related injury or illness.

Mileage reimbursement

Workers’ compensation may cover the cost of transportation to and from medical appointments related to a work-related injury or illness.

Survivor benefits

If an employee dies as a result of a work-related injury or illness, workers’ compensation provides survivor benefits to their dependents.

Compensation Benefits

Your Advocate for Workers’ Compensation Benefits in Minnesota

We are here to help you recover from your injuries. At Harvey & Carpenter, we If you have been injured on the job in Minnesota, you may be entitled to workers’ understand how a work-related injury can change your life, and we are here to help you get the compensation you deserve.

Our experienced attorneys can assist you with filing for workers’ compensation benefits, as well as appealing a denied claim. We know the laws governing workers’ compensation in Minnesota inside and out, and we are committed to fighting for your rights and ensuring that you receive the medical treatment and wage replacement benefits you are entitled to.

Obtaining disability benefits can be a daunting task, especially if you are unfamiliar with the process. That’s where Harvey & Carpenter, Attorneys at Law come in. With years of experience and a deep understanding of the law, they can help you navigate the complex world of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits in Minnesota.

Minnesota Social Security Disability Lawyers - Helping You Maximize Disability Benefits

What Is Supplemental Social Security Income?

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a federal program designed to provide assistance to people with limited income and resources who are aged, blind, or disabled. It is a needs-based program that provides monthly cash benefits to help individuals meet basic needs such as food, clothing, and shelter.

What Is Social Security Disability Insurance?

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is a federal program designed to provide financial assistance to people who are unable to work due to a disability. To be eligible for SSDI, an individual must have a disability that meets the Social Security Administration's definition of disability, which means that the individual must have a physical or mental impairment that prevents them from engaging in substantial gainful activity and is expected to last at least 12 months or result in death.

How Do I Appeal a SSDI Disability Claim in Minnesota?

If your SSDI claim is denied in Minnesota, you have the right to appeal the decision. The first step is to file a Request for Reconsideration within 60 days of receiving the denial letter. If your request is denied, the next step is to request a hearing before an administrative law judge.

Am I Eligible for Disability Benefits?

Before you can apply for disability benefits, you need to determine whether you meet the eligibility requirements. Generally, you must have a medical condition that prevents you from working for at least 12 months, or that is expected to result in death.

How Do I File A Social Security Disability Application?

Filing a Social Security Disability application can be a complicated process, and even a small mistake can delay or deny your benefits. The SSDI attorneys at Harvey & Carpenter can help you prepare your application, ensuring that it is complete, accurate, and persuasive. They can also assist you with gathering the necessary medical evidence to support your claim, as well as completing other required forms and documents.

Minnesota Social Security Disability Lawyers - Helping You Maximize Disability Benefits

Obtaining disability benefits can be a daunting task, especially if you are unfamiliar with the process. That’s where Harvey & Carpenter, Attorneys at Law come in. With years of experience and a deep understanding of the law, they can help you navigate the complex world of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits in Minnesota.

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