If you are involved in a workplace accident and you’re hurt, you may be entitled to compensation. In the case of a medical emergency, call 911. The first responders will complete a report. You can get the report number and pull a copy of the report a few days later. Workplace accidents can cause serious injuries and even death. You may be entitled to receive:
Even if you have a great relationship with your employer and you believe that they want to do the right thing for you, when their insurer has to pay out on a workplace accident, your employer’s insurance premium goes up. The insurer will likely do everything in their power to treat you unfairly.Do not sign anything after your workplace accident aside from a report that states what happened. Signing a settlement agreement with your employer can take away your legal right to appropriate financial compensation. You could lose your right to sue.
If you were hurt in a workplace accident, call us right away. We will help make sure that you’re treated fairly by the insurer. If you have questions about workplace accidents or if you’re ready to schedule your initial consultation, contact Injured 914 today.
When you’re injured in an accident, it can be hard to know where to turn. You need someone who doesn’t just know the law. You need a lawyer who will fight for you to recover the compensation that you need and deserve. For over 35 years, we have represented accident victims and their families to help them maximize their recoveries.