Work-Related Injury Cases in Long Island, NY
Each day employees are injured in workplace accidents, usually caused by
negligent, reckless or dangerous acts of others. Some employees experience
financial hardship resulting from a loss of income while recovering from
an injury. Unfortunately, others may be permanently disabled and unable
to return to work.
If you or a loved one has been injured while on the job, you need to seek
immediate legal representation from a
Long Island personal injury lawyer who knows how to help you receive the maximum compensation that your deserve.
Experienced Representation from The Odierno Law Firm, P.C.
Injuries may be caused by a variety of actors; sometimes, partial responsibility
is allocated to different people and entities. For example, a plant manager
may have been negligent in adhering to safety codes, and the machinery
may have been a
defective product as well. Workers' compensation claims are filed differently than normal
personal injury claims, and the process of establishing fault is different as well. For
this reason, when you are filing a claim related to an on the job accident,
it is of the utmost importance that your legal representation be well
versed in workers' compensation. At The Odierno Law Firm, P.C., we
have more than 40 years of experience in helping injured workers with
workers' compensation insurance claims.
Causes of Injuries in the Workplace
If you have an injury caused by any of the following, you may be eligible
to receive workers' compensation. These are just a few examples:
Not all jobs require the same level of skill or activity, just as some
work environments can be more hazardous than others. We recognize that
your accident and injury is unique with its own set of circumstances.
It is important to discover what caused the accident, what happened during
the accident and whether immediate medical attention was provided.
The type of injury you suffered and how severely the injury will affect
your life will determine the amount of compensation you may receive. That
is why you need a lawyer who will work aggressively for you through all
stages of the legal process right from the beginning. Our firm is comprised
of lawyers who understand
workers compensation insurance law and will work to insist you receive the maximum possible
Contact us immediately to receive a free consultation with one of our Long Island