Common Types of Workplace Accidents
Atlanta Workers' Compensation Attorney
Every kind of job has its dangers. Whether you are working as a construction worker or office manager, accidents can and do happen. While each accident is different, if yours took place while you were on the job, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries, time away from work, and more. By speaking with a workers' comp attorney, you can find out if you are eligible.
We work tirelessly to settle cases out of court whenever possible, because we know doing so will save our clients unnecessary stress and financial hardship. In cases where we are unable to settle on your behalf, we are fully prepared to represent your case in court to see you get the most positive outcome possible.
There Are Many Types of Work Accidents, Including:
- Slip & Fall Accidents - These can occur because of wet floors, improperly maintained equipment, and more.
- Construction Accidents - These can happen when a worker falls from a ladder, gets electrocuted from an improperly grounded wire, and even equipment breaks due to lack of maintenance.
- Equipment Malfunction - On the job, malfunctioning equipment can leave workers with serious injuries.
- Prolonged Exposure to Chemicals - Exposure to chemicals, cleaning materials, and other substances can leave workers with life-long illnesses. All workers have the right to safe working conditions.
Protect Your Right to Benefits After a Work-Related Accident
Anyone who is injured on the job due to faulty equipment, unsafe working conditions, lack of properly posted warning signs, or another person's negligence, has the right to file for workers' compensation. Our firm is here to provide you with the guidance and legal representation you need in order to navigate through the workers' compensation claim process.
For over three decades, Douglas F. Kaleita, P.C. has been representing clients in all manner of workers' compensation cases in Atlanta and throughout North Georgia. We know the emotional and physical stress such injuries can cause, especially if you are the primary wage-earner for your family. That is why we work closely with our clients to ensure they not only understand their legal rights, but that they receive the aggressive legal representation that they truly deserve.
Need a lawyer for a workers' compensation case in Atlanta?
If you or a loved one has sustained serious injuries while on the job, we advise you consult with an Atlanta workers' compensation attorney from our firm so we can review your case and advise you on the best course of action to pursue. Getting injured on the job can have a serious impact on your family, career, and ability to work. We can work diligently to get you the compensation you deserve.
Contact Workers' Compensation Attorney Douglas Kaleita from our Atlanta firm today by calling (888) 665-7699 and find out how we can help you!
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