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  • Motor Vehicle Accidents

7501 Bergenline
North Bergen NJ 07047
201-868-8000
Jhernandez@LawyerHernandez.com

  • Worker's Illness
  • Workplace Accidents
  • ​Construction  Accidents​
  • Trench Accidents
  • Scaffolding Accidents
  • Machinery Accidents
  • Social Security Disability
  • ​Accidents caused by Drunk Driver & Tavern Liability​
  • Inadequate Lighting/Defective Staircase Accidents
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  • Amusement Park or Water Park Accidents
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  • ​Burn Injuries
  • Explosion Accidents
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents​
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  • ​​Work Related Accidents/ Injuries

  • Pedestrian Accidents

Jorge L. Hernandez

            


LLC

​​​​​​ATTORNEY AT LAW

  • Slip and Fall Accidents

100 Jefferson Ave, Suite 302
Elizabeth NJ 07201
Tel 908-289-8228
Fax 908-289-8225
Jhernandez@LawyerHernandez.com



Accidents involving automobiles, motorcycles and/or trucks can seriously impact you or your loved ones. The consequences of a serious accident may seem overwhelming. It is crucial that you have in place proper legal representation as soon as possible after your accident so as to protect your rights. Our firm will completely manage your case and guide you through this difficult time. We will immediately place all responsible parties on notice of your claims so as to preserve your rights to compensation. We will deal with the insurance company on your behalf, including completing the necessary applications and submitting all medical bills for payment. We will file necessary and proper legal actions with the appropriate court, engage medical and liability experts as needed and vigorously pursue claims for monetary compensation on your behalf for pain and suffering, disability, loss of enjoyment of life, lost wages, and all related out of pocket losses.
For immediate assistance on motor vehicle accident  cases, please call the Law Offices of Jorge L. Hernandez at  800-8 JORGE8 8 (800-856-7438) or email us at Jhernandez@LawyersHernandez.com



New Jersey drivers have a responsibility to obey the laws of the road and drive in a safe and attentive manner at all times. Tone Rule in New Jersey requires the driver must stop and stay stopped for a pedestrian crossing the roadway within marked crosswalk.   Often these simple rules are broken and serious injury and even death can sometimes follow.
For immediate assistance on Pedestrian accidents, please call the Law Offices of Jorge L. Hernandez at 800-8 JORGE 8 (800-856-7438) or email us a Jhernandez@LawyerHernandez.com



There are several types of slip, TRIP and fall accidents including slippery surface falls, sidewalk falls, snow and ice falls or stairway accident to name a few.
Property owners have a duty to make their property safe which includes maintaining their parking lots and sidewalks clear of snow and ice and to avoid possible dangerous hazards.  Owners must also their stairs and common areas free of debris or other obstacles which could cause an accident.
Owners are also responsible for maintaining lit hallways or common area as well as maintaining sturdy handrails
For immediate assistance on slip and fall accidents, please call the Law Offices of Jorge L. Hernandez at 800-8 JORGE8 8 (800-856-7438) or email us at Jhernandez@LawyerHernandez.com



Employers have a duty to to provide their workers with a safe work environment. Many workers are seriously or fatally injured every year. These catastrophic injuries place psychological, and financial burdens on the injured workers and their families.
For immediate assistance on construction site accidents, please call  the Law Offices of Jorge L. Hernandez at  800-8 JORGE8 8 (800-856-7438) or email us at Jhernandez@LawyerHernandez.com
 


 
Accidents, injuries and/or illnesses at work can seriously impact you and your loved ones. Mr. Hernandez has personally handled thousands of Workers’ Compensation claims and has obtained excellent results for is clients either through trials or settlements. His knowledge of the system and  the law can get you the results you need as quickly and efficiently as possible.
The Workers’ Compensation system is a statutory system which entitles injured workers to certain benefits. The benefits often include:
– Payment of all work injury related medical expenses;
– Payment for all prescription medicine used for treatment of your work injury;
-  Healing time or temporary disability benefits for all work you miss while you recover from your injury until you reach the point of maximum medical improvement. In New Jersey equals 70% of your weekly average wage up to a maximum of $855.00 per week for an injury or accident in 2015.
The period for permanent disability payments will  vary dependent on the severity of your injury and the disability.
– You may also qualify for vocational rehabilitation whereby you are allowed to go back to school to receive training for a new job that you can perform within your restrictions. 
When you are severely and catastrophically injured it is a life changing event. It is important to have a strong and effective attorney to guide you.  Jorge will ensure that both you and your family receive the appropriate compensation to care for you. In these types of cases you may be entitled to the following types of compensation:
The Hernandez Law Firm will file all necessary and proper legal actions with the appropriate court, engage medical and liability experts, as needed, and vigorously pursue claims for monetary compensation on your behalf. For immediate assistance, on injuries at work or on workers compensation,  
For immediate assistance call the Law Offices of Jorge L. Hernandez at 800-8 JORGE8 8 (800-856-7438) or email us at Jhernandez@LawyerHernandez.com
  • Construction Site Accidents