What Are My Rights If I'm Injured On The Job?
If you have recently been involved in a work related accident and suffered an injury, or if someone close to you has been injured or killed in a work related accident, you may have the legal right to obtain compensation. Work related accidents may result in serious injuries or death. Serious injuries can permanently negatively impact the victim's health and lifestyle. If the accident was caused by human error, someone's negligence, a hazard, a design flaw or a manufacturing defect, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries, loss of wages and other losses.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2002 there were 4,700,600 cases of nonfatal injuries and illnesses and 5,252 deaths in private industry.
Work related accident personal injury cases are usually complex and expensive. You should always consult a qualified, licensed lawyer. You may contact the sponsoring law firm below to discuss the injury or schedule a free consultation. These personal injury cases are normally handled on a contingency basis. Typically there are no fees unless the lawyer obtains a settlement or award for you.
Where can I get legal advice about my Employment Law Law matter or case?
If you have an Employment Law matter or case and want legal advice for your specific situation, call the law firm below to schedule a free consultation.
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