Workplace Injury Lawyer in Chicago
Workers’ compensation is not the only monetary remuneration you can obtain. In some cases, you may be entitled to additional compensation through the legal process.
When you go to work, the last thing you expect is to be injured. When injuries occur at the worksite, workers’ compensation insurance from your employer kicks in to cover the expenses of your recovery.
Common Workplace Injuries
- Employer negligence: Employers are responsible for creating a safe working environment for their employees. Sometimes safety precautions aren’t installed or the appropriate protective gear is not provided. If your injury was caused because of the negligence of your employer, a workplace injury lawyer from Willens Law Offices will be able to assist you.
- Defective products: If the product you were using caused your injury, you may eligible for a product liability claim against the manufacturer.
- Toxic chemicals and substances: There are a number of hazardous materials that you use on a daily basis, especially if you work in manufacturing. If you have been injured from contact with toxic chemicals or substances you may be entitled to compensation through a toxic tort lawsuit.
Willens Law Offices can help you
No matter how the injury occurred, Willens Law Offices has the experience needed to assist you. Our lawyers understand the complexities of workplace injuries and have years of specialized experience. You deserve the right to receive compensation for your injuries and lost wages. You may need extensive physical therapy, suffer from emotional distress or pain and suffering. Willens Law Offices will make certain you get the level of compensation you need and deserve.
If your employer’s negligence caused the injury, a lawsuit will force the company to comply with safety standards. Your actions will keep other workers from being injured the way you were. If your employer doesn’t have workers’ compensation, we will make sure you still get the compensation you need to fully recover. If you or a loved one has been in workplace injury, you deserve superior representation. You deserve Willens Law Offices. Give us a call today and schedule your free consultation.