Most of us don’t head off to work wondering if we’ll get hurt on the job and yet, every day thousands of employees suffer work–related injuries that require medical attention and can result in long–term pain, need for medical treatment, and loss of wages. Being injured on the job is stressful and the laws and regulations governing workers’ compensation claims can be confusing. If you have been hurt or are suffering from a disability that you believe is related to your job, it’s best to contact an attorney experienced in workers’ compensation cases.
In addition to repetitive stress injuries discussed above, here are six other common causes of workplace injury:
Although these are the most common types of workers’ compensation injuries, any event at or related to your job that injures or causes disability should be discussed with an attorney to determine if you are entitled to compensation.
If you or a family member have been injured on the job in a construction site accident, a slip and fall accident, or any other work–related incident The Law Offices of Brian H. Sumrall – Atlanta’s Workers’ Compensation Attorney--is where you should turn. Our expert legal team will handle your claim to help you recover lost wages and also file workers’ compensation appeals as needed. Get the compensation you need to cover your expenses and take care of yourself and your family. Call 404-857-3835 24/7 for your free, no-obligation consultation today.