Falling Objects in Work Related Accidents
New Jersey Workers' Comp Attorney
Falling objects in the workplace cause numerous injuries to employees every
year. Those workers who are employed in construction sites, factories,
offices or other locations where shelving or upper areas are being worked
on can easily be injured by a falling object. Injuries caused by falling
objects range from minor cuts and bruises to those which affect the
brain or an injury to the
spinal cord. A New Jersey workers' compensation lawyer from our firm can assist
you in pursuing a workers' compensation claim to recover the costs
of your medical expenses and lost wages.
Both employees and employers have a responsibility and duty to be careful
in the workplace. Workers' compensation does provide, however, coverage
to all employees injured in the workplace regardless of who is at fault.
Claims for Injuries from Falling Objects
Since 1987 The Law Offices of Lloyd E. Bennett, Esq., P.C., has been assisting
injured individuals pursue the benefits they are entitled to.
Being struck by a falling object can result in serious injuries to the
head, neck and shoulders and cause long term medical issues. Ensuring
you receive the medical treatment you are entitled to is part of the effort
our office makes in resolving claims. We can also investigate the possibility
of a third party being negligent in the accident, such as another contractor
working in the area.
If possible, our office can pursue that party as well for further compensation,
such as full recovery of your lost wages as well as pain and suffering.
Contact a workers' compensation attorney in New Jersey today to discuss compensation for your injury from a falling object.