While Workplace safety is an employer’s responsibility, there are other entities which can also share in the responsibility to keep the workplace safe for all working at it.
Workers’ compensation covers injuries that occur on the job and includes manual laborers or office workers.
In addition to workers compensation, there are several other avenues available to assist injured employees at the workplace, where he or she was hurt by a dangerous condition or action of a third party or by a dangerous or defective product.
Our attorneys have a reputation for successfully representing injured workers throughout Missouri, Illinois, and Kansas.
Some of the most common injuries arise from:
- construction accidents
- industrial accidents
- falls on the job
- faulty equipment
- heavy lifting
- overuse from repetitive work
- on the job car accidents
- a co-worker’s negligence
It can be overwhelming to maneuver the system and get access to the rights you are entitled to by law, which can vary from state to state.
You have questions – our attorneys have answers.