Workplace injuries are not uncommon. However, many people are not sure where to turn when they get injured at work. All work injuries should be covered by workers’ compensation insurance. However, we know that is not always the case. At JML Law, our Santa Ana workplace injury attorneys are going to be by your side. When we take your case, you can count on a thorough investigation into the cause of your work injury. Our goal is to secure the compensation you need for all injury-related expenses.
When you think about workplace injuries, you probably think about traumatic injuries. It is true that many of the common cases our Santa Ana workplace injury attorney handle revolve around:
However, we also want to point out that there are other types of workplace injuries and illnesses that are just as detrimental but not as easily visible. These include:
These injuries take longer to develop and can be harder to pinpoint on a workplace cause. However, they should still be covered by workers’ compensation insurance. Because of the length of time, it can take from exposure to illness discovery, it may be necessary to secure an attorney to pursue a personal injury case.
Some of the common causes of workplace injuries include:
Most workplace injuries and illnesses are preventable. It is important that employers take steps to keep all employees safe. This includes ensuring that all workers are adequately trained and that they have all the necessary equipment.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics states there were 2.8 million workplace injuries or illnesses reported during the latest reporting year. While most of these injuries were relatively minor, many required extensive medical care. Thousands of workers are disabled and not able to return to work each year.
If you or someone you care about has been injured in a workplace incident but are struggling to get the compensation you deserve, please seek legal assistance now. At JML Law, we are going to be the advocate you need. Our knowledgeable and experienced team will investigate every aspect of your case so we can secure coverage for:
Every case is unique and needs to be evaluated by our experienced lawyers. If you have been injured in a work-related accident.