At Gaylord & Nantais, the attorneys understand how injuries and conditions that arise from the workplace can have a dramatic impact on a person's health, wellbeing, and quality of life. No matter what type of worker's compensation case it is, the attorneys will do everything in their power to make sure the client's rights are protected.
Services We Provide
Over the past 40 years, we have established ourselves as worker’s compensation attorney. Our law offices are equipped with latest computer technologies and up-to-date case studies. We are experts in legal services for work related injuries.
Our 3 Core Focus Areas
Hearing Loss – We help workers who lost their hearing ability at their workplace, in other words, if the workplace is responsible for a worker’s loss. But that requires the evaluation of hearing loss. This evaluation includes the following:
- An evaluation on past noise exposures and otologic complaints
- A past diagnosis of diseases, traumas and inherited disorders
- Audiometric testing
One might be eligible to receive hearing aids free even if there’s a large gap since you last worked around heavy noise. We will also help you receive compensation as soon as possible.
Asbestosis – It is chronic lung disease. People who develop this disease are those who work in an asbestos manufacturing capacity. It causes lung tissue scarring and shortness of breath. Common symptoms of asbestos exposure are shortness of breath, coughing, chest pain, crackling sound in the lungs and weight loss.
Mesothelioma – It is a type of cancer that occurs within the thin layer of tissues that covers the majority of your internal organs also known as mesothelium. It is a deadly form of Cancer which can be cured .It most commonly affects the tissues surrounding the lungs.
Reputation Earned Over the Years
People have immense faith in our company. Over the years, we have earned the reputation of a well-wisher of worker’s rights. We have helped many people receive compensation from their respective employers. Here’s what our clients have to say about us:
Jose Ramirez Hearing loss cases are common, especially in workers whose jobs put them in close proximity to loud and repetitive noises. Jose Ramirez of La Mida, California states that the attorneys at Gaylord and Nantais went over and above what was required, getting him not only the compensation he deserved but the hearing aids he needed to maintain the highest quality of life possible.
Alvaro Espinoza As a mechanic for the Greyhound Company, Alvaro Espinoza was exposed to high volumes of noise for extended periods of time, his hearing was dramatically affected. The experienced attorneys at Gaylord and Nantais took his case and helped him to get two years of back pay worth $45,000.
Robert Waugh Robert Waugh of Bodfish, California lost a portion of his hearing due to constant exposure to loud noises within the workplace. The attorneys at Gaylord and Nantais took his case and helped him to receive over $33,000 in benefits. Even though he stopped working in 1998, he was allowed to take his case to trial in 2006 and get the compensation he deserved to help him return to a higher quality of life.
The attorneys and staff of Gaylord and Nantais understand how important it is handle cases in a timely and efficient manner. They do everything they can to ensure each of their clients is treated fairly and that they receive adequate compensation for their injuries.