Workers’ Compensation

Injured on the Job? We’ll Fight for You and Get the Benefits You Deserve

If you’ve been injured at work, you may be facing physical, emotional, and financial pain, while feeling like no one is on your side. Our experienced and compassionate Oregon-based workers’ compensation attorneys will defend your rights and fight hard to help you get the compensation, medical care, and benefits you deserve. From Portland to Hermiston or Coos Bay, our attorneys are here for you and want to hear your story!


What is Workers’ Compensation?

 In Oregon, workers’ compensation is a type of insurance that protects individuals who get injured on the job from potentially losing out on thousands of dollars and helps them with medical care bills, lost wages, and ongoing health care fees.


Our Workers’ Comp Expertise Areas


Overuse Injuries & Occupational Disease

Sometimes pain develops gradually as a result of repetitive movements, often leading to overuse injuries and occupational disease. We have extensive experience representing people with conditions including:


  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Neck, back, shoulder, and knee arthritis or pain
  • Hearing loss
  • Neuropathy
  • Trigger finger
  • Tendonitis or bursitis

Accidents & Traumatic Injuries

Whether it’s a fall at a construction site, a machinery accident, or a sudden pain when moving a patient, the law in Oregon protects you. At RGMR, we are experts in representing people with all types of injuries such as:


  • Spine injuries, herniated discs, radiculopathy, paralysis
  • Shoulder injuries, rotator cuff tears, impingement, tendinitis
  • Concussion and head trauma
  • Knee injuries, meniscus tears, ligament tears
  • Sprains, strains, broken bones
  • Severe burns and more

Why Choose Ransom Gilbertson Martin & Ratliff, LLP?


Over 70+ Years of Combined Experience

The Ransom, Gilberton, Martin & Ratliff, LLP attorneys are Oregon state bar licensed and have been serving people in Oregon and Washington. We work tirelessly to help you get the compensation you deserve.

We Only Win If You Do

Every single consultation with RGMR is free and we won’t charge you any fees. That means we only get paid if we win or settle your workers’ compensation case. If you don’t win or get a settlement, you won’t owe us a penny.

We Put You First

The weeks and months after a work injury can be physically and emotionally difficult. That’s why we put our time, energy, heart, and dedication into every single case and hold our work to the highest standard of excellence. 

What Types of Workers’ Comp Benefits Can You Receive?

Medical Expenses

Your benefits should typically cover emergency care, surgery, prescriptions, physical therapy, and more.

Lost Wages

When your doctor approves of time away from your regular work for your injury or occupational disease, you should receive temporary disability payments to cover your lost wages.

Death Benefits

If a person dies because of a workplace injury, spouses and dependent children are usually entitled to compensation.

Permanent Disability

If your injury has left you with permanent impairment, you should get a Notice of Closure with a permanent partial disability award.

Vocational Rehabilitation

When a permanent partial disability prevents you from returning to your regular work, you may be eligible for vocational retraining benefits. 

What is the Workers’ Compensation Process Like?

Workers Comp Flow Chart
Thank you for your help and, support during my time of need. I truly appreciate your team going above and, beyond what I anticipated.
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