Ideally, office work is seen as a great variety of things. Boring, tedious, repetitive. The list goes on. But if there’s one thing many people can agree on, it’s a generally safe environment. In fact, compared to blue collared jobs, most people think that the worst that can happen to someone is a severe papercut. Well, even an office has it’s set of dangers. Whatever the injury may be, someone injured while on the job may be entitled to workers’ compensation.
Have you or someone you know experienced a slip and fall accident in an office workplace? One of our experienced workers compensation lawyers may be able to help. Contact a workers’ compensation attorney in your local area today!
Slip and fall injuries are a bit of a staple in movies and television as common lawsuit cases. Someone will slip on something silly like a banana peel or marble and sue for big money. Well, nothing is like it seems. Slip and fall injuries are actually very serious events that can alter a person’s life forever.
Common injuries that result from slip and fall incidents are:
Workplace accidents are usually the result of someone's negligence. Mos of these injuries and incidents are easily avoided with a little care and consideration. Nobody should have to operate in a workplace that isn’t safe on a basic level. But that’s what workers’ compensation is for. Compensation is needed to help pay medical bills and the amount of lost time at work a victim may lose.
If you or someone you know has experienced a slip and fall in an office and is seeking compensation, an experienced attorney can help. Contact a workers' compensation lawyer in your local area today!