Recognizing And Recovering From Workplace Injuries
A workplace injury does not just happen in labor-intensive jobs like construction or trade-work. A workplace injury can happen at any job, and it is important to know what you need to do to recover from your injures. Thankfully, you can rely on the guidance of a skilled Missouri injury law firm for guidance.
At Van Zanten & Onik, L.L.C., we are proud to guide the Kansas City community through their workplace injury needs. We know how complicated these matters can be, and we want to lend you our skills, knowledge and experience to help you with any of your concerns.
Common Causes Of Workplace Injuries
It only takes a moment of neglect or recklessness for an injury to happen on the job, whether it is by your own actions or someone else’s. Common examples of events that can cause an injury while working include:
- Falling objects
- Unsafe work instructions
- Working outside of OSHA regulations
- Lack of safety equipment
- Not maintaining work tools and equipment
- Trip hazards
- Lack of security
- Hazardous areas
- Overexerted employees
When our clients come to us for legal guidance in their workplace injury claim, we take the time to review the unique details that make up their case before we create a custom-tailored strategy to represent them through their claim. We want to see you earn the most favorable outcome in your case as much as you do, and we can help you with your personal injury or wrongful death case to achieve that goal.
What Comes Next After An Injury
If you suffered an injury in the workplace, there are three steps you need to take right away. First, report the injury to your employer. Second, see a doctor, even if you do not believe you need to. Third, call our office to schedule your initial consultation at 816-930-6165 or email us here. We can help you earn the money you need while you focus on your recovery.