Industrial accidents can technically occur in any workplace, but most of the time they refer to construction, mining, factories, and similar workplaces. In any situation, industrial accidents can lead to some of the most devastating injuries because of explosions, fire accidents, chemical exposure, and more. In many situations, an injury in an industrial accident can allow for you to pursue compensation, but it’s vital to recognize your legal rights and how to move forward. In an industrial accident, there are two types of legal options that may be available to you:
Industrial accidents can lead to some of the more catastrophic injuries, including traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord damage, burn injuries, broken bones, disfigurement, and more. Unfortunately, no matter how you suffered your injuries, you’re left to endure physical pain, financial hardships, emotional trauma, and more. It’s vital to pursue compensation for your damages, and working with strong legal counsel can help you get the outcome you need.
Getting the compensation you need means taking the necessary legal action to hold negligence accountable. You want to ensure you have protection from insurance companies who focus more on profit than helping people in their time of need. A lawyer helps you understand what problems exist when filing a claim, and can also help you understand your various options. Without a lawyer, you may encounter insurance adjusters who are quick to deny rightful claims.
If you’re going through a workers’ comp claim, you may get denied for benefits because of any type of mistake on your paperwork. A denial is not the end, though, and you can appeal the decision. If you’re filing a lawsuit for negligence, you’re going against the insurance provider for the responsible party. In these cases, you shouldn’t provide recorded statements or speak with insurance adjusters without a lawyer.
Our team of industrial accident lawyers is here to help you. We focus on helping you understand your rights and safeguarding your ability to obtain compensation. Trust that we’re prepared to go above and beyond on your behalf when you need it most. We’re not afraid of insurance companies, and we make sure they uphold their end of their policies to protect those in need.
Call us today and speak with a member of our firm to learn more about your rights and how you can pursue the compensation you need.