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Experienced WorkSafeBC / WCB Lawyers
The lawyers at Gosal & Company do not dabble in multiple areas of law. We concentrate on WorkSafeBC / WCB claims (approximately 95% of our files), and CPP Disability claims and appeals. Mr. Gosal has represented over 2,600 injured workers since 1993.
Mr. Gosal has been qualified (and provided oral evidence) as an expert witness regarding Workers Compensation matters in the British Columbia Supreme Court.
Appealing a Workers Compensation Decision
REVIEW DIVISION & WCAT
Terms to be aware of in WorkSafeBC / WCB decision letters
- Your claim has been accepted for ...
- No other condition (temporary or permanent) is accepted.
- No limitations or restrictions are accepted.
- It is not anticipated that any permanent impairment will result.
- Your file will not be referred to Disability Awards.
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- Review Division Appeals
- Workers Compensation Appeal Tribunal Appeals
- WCAT Reconsiderations
- Claims Management
- Reopening of Claims
- Read all written correspondence sent by WorkSafeBC / WCB very carefully. If you do not understand statements in a decision letter seek legal advice.
- Pay attention to appeal deadlines, as extensions of time to appeal are difficult to obtain.
- If you do not understand your appeal rights, seek legal advice.
- Visit a regular General Practitioner/doctor as opposed to relying on various walk-in clinics. If your injury is serious, ask your doctor to refer you to an independent (of WorkSafeBC) specialist early on in the claims process.
Gosal & Company
Barristers & Solicitors
#254 – 12899 76th Avenue
Surrey, B.C. V3W 1E6
Tel: (604) 591-8187
Fax: (604) 591-8126
I was referred to Mr. Gosal by one of his old clients. Mr. Gosal had won this man and his relatives case, resulting in a 100% WCB pension for both. I was told to prepare for a tough, expensive and long fight. It has taken several years, alot of frustration and ups and downs, but as Mr. Gosal told my wife and I, if we were patient and your doctor supports you the results will come. He was right! I am satisfied with my WCB pension which came with a big back pay amount. I would and already have encouraged anyone with a WCB pension to see Mr. Gosal. It was not cheap or quick but I am very happy with the result.
– Mr. N. Mann
“I was very satisfied with Mr. Gosal’s services. He helped me with a very difficult WCB case, and now I am receiving 100% WCB pension and a CPP pension. I have already referred several clients to Mr. Gosal and will continue to do so.”
– Ms. K. K.
“Thank you very much to Mr. Gosal and his team for the guidance and hard work done for me in my WCB appeal resulting in a very successful outcome. I will recommend Gosal and Company to anyone needing assistance with a WCB claim. I am forever grateful.”
“We are really happy with the results from our WorkSafeBC case. Mr. Gosal’s service was really good. When we came in for appointments all our questions were answered and our concerns were addressed.”
– Ms. P. Bhullar
“I was very happy with the service Mr. Gosal provided me. I thank you very much. Mr. Gosal helped me obtain a 50% WCB pension and CPP Disability Pension.”
– Mr. S. D.
“We were very satisfied with Gosal and Company. They were very helpful in our claim and were willing to answer every question. We were glad we went with them.”
– Mr. K. Khrod
“I was very pleased with the results of my many WCB appeals handled by Mr. Gosal. I now receive a full WCB pension and CPP pension. It took a long time but I am happy with the pension.”
– Mr. A. Johal
“I was very pleased with Gosal and Company on how they handled my case with great persistance and dedication.”
– Ms. S. Chatha
“Thank you very much for the service which I got from you and your staff. Your staff were very helpful and wonderful. I’m very much satisfied with my outcome result and I will recommend you to others. Once again thank you so much.”
– Mr. A. Khan
“Due to the efforts of Mr. Gosal and his firm over the last three years, I am now receiving a CPP pension. With Mr. Gosal’s expertise and knowledge I felt extremely confident in my case and had a piece of mind. You want Mr. Gosal in your corner fighting for you.”
– Mr. A. K.
“I am completely satisfied with Mr. Gosal and Company. This law company gave me full support. I am very thankful to this company for good advice.”
– Ms. P. Sandhar
“I was extremely pleased with my recent (February 2010) decision. Thanks to Mr. Gosal’s hard work over the last 3 years, I am now receiving a CPP pension and a 100% WCB pension. The WCB had awarded me only 2.5% initially. I recommend that you go to Mr. Gosal for your WCB problems.”
– Mr. J. B. (Surrey, B.C.)
“I am very satisfied with your services. I have found you to be helpful and informative. You are approachable and I was able to speak comfortably with you. I am very pleased with the outcome of my case.”
– I. Heer
“When we went to the lawyer’s the very first time he told us we had a very good case. I found the lawyer to be honest and truthful. Also the staff was excellent as well. The lawyer did a lot of work on my case over 7 years. If we didn’t have a lawyer like Sarj which deals in WCB, we wouldn’t have won. Thank you.”
– D. Clogg
“This letter is to confirm my satisfaction with the work Mr. Gosal and his staff did on my behalf with my three year struggle with WCB and CPP. Thanks to their efforts, I now receive a WCB pension and a CPP disability pension.”
– P. Smith