Helping Victims Understand Their Rights Following A Workplace Injury
An unfortunately common occurrence, workplace accidents often leave victims and their families with a great deal of hardship and frustration. Fortunately, many workplace injuries are covered under federal workers’ compensation laws. Under the workers’ compensation program, injured workers are entitled to repayment of their medical bills and wages lost due to their accident.
For the past 70 years, Blount Law Firm, PLLC, in Collierville has been committed to supporting victims of a wide range of accidents resulting in everything from minor and catastrophic injuries to wrongful death. Our team has the skill and knowledge needed to help victims and their families understand their rights to obtain compensation for their losses.
Stand up for your rights with help from a skilled personal injury attorney. Contact us today for a free consultation.
Examples Of Workplace Accidents
While many workplace injuries are covered under the workers’ compensation program, it is important to consult with an attorney about the proper filing of your claim. Over the years, we have successfully assisted countless victims of many different types of workplace accidents.
Common workplace accidents include:
- Slip-and-fall incidents
- Transportation accidents
- Exposure to toxic and harmful substances
- Ladder and scaffolding accidents
- Construction incidents
- Repetitive motion and heavy lifting
- Machinery malfunctions
- General negligence
Common injuries associated with workplace accidents:
- Sprains, strains and other soft tissue injuries
- Repetitive motion injuries
- Brain injuries
- Muscle and back strains from heavy lifting
- Spinal cord injuries
- Bone breaks or fractures
- Occupational illnesses
- Burn injuries
Our staff will work closely with you to gather all necessary information, including key evidence and medical records, before assisting in the completion of your claim. Our knowledge of workers’ compensation laws allows us to offer invaluable advice that can dramatically improve your chances of avoiding a denial of your claim.
Have questions? Visit our Work Accident FAQs page for answers to common workers’ compensation questions.
Let Our Work Injury Lawyer Fight On Your Behalf
Helping you understand what to do after a workplace accident is our first priority at Blount Law Firm, PLLC. Our next concern will be getting you access to the benefits you need and deserve.
We offer free consultations, allowing you to discuss your case with one of our lawyers without obligation. During your consultation, you will also learn more about how we can be of assistance in your pursuit of compensation for your medical bills and lost wages.