According to the Federal Bueruea of Labor 4,628 workers were killed on the job in 2012 [BLS revised 2012 workplace fatality data]
Every employer has a legal duty to provide safe working conditions for their employees. Though these are laws in place, accidents at work are extremely common. Employees are often not aware of the possible dangers in their work environment until it is too late and an accident occurs. Accidents happen in all types of work places, from construction sites to warehouses, factories and office environments.
Workers’ Compensation laws were created to protect you, the employee. It is extremely important to speak to an experienced workers’ compensation lawyer when you have been hurt at work. Our attorneys will fight to secure the medical care you need to recover during this trying time, as well as the compensation you deserve. A workplace injury can affect the lives of you and your loved ones for a long period of time. Extended recovery time can result in lost wages, and the financial impact can be devastating. Our staff is dedicated to making sure that does not happen to our clients.
Read more: Los Angeles Workers’ Compensation Lawyers