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Ohio workers sometimes suffer injury in the workplace

NewsPersonal Injury   July 23, 2015

Workers in Ohio and elsewhere typically understand that every job contains a certain amount of risk to personal health and safety. Some jobs present a much higher risk than others. Aside from any potential risk that would be considered naturally present according to the duties of the job at hand, a worker sometimes suffers injury due to hazardous working conditions or negligence on the part of an employer. If this has happened to you, you might choose to seek legal assistance as you attempt to obtain the compensation benefits that are available in your case.

The Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC understands the stress and complications that can arise in the aftermath of a workplace accident when a worker tries to claim the benefits to which he or she is entitled. Depending upon the severity of an injury or illness suffered in an occupational setting, an employee might be incapable of returning to work for an extended period of time. As an injured worker strives for healing and recovery, he or she might face mounting medical bills, loss of wages or other costs associated with rehabilitative care. At Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC, we are committed to protecting your rights as an injured worker and helping you obtain the compensation that could possibly alleviate the financial burdens you have sustained due to a work-related accident or illness.

Whether you have been injured in a fall, an accident involving heavy machinery or an automobile accident during work-related travel, our experienced attorneys are able to assist clients in all types of workers’ compensation claims. Many workers have suffered debilitating injuries that have caused unresolved issues to the brain, spine, neck, wrists or other parts of the body and renders them incapable of returning to the normal course of duty on the job. We can represent you as you seek reimbursement to pay for your medical care and help support your family while you are unable to work.

The attorneys at Skolnick Weiser Law Firm, LLC are available in Ohio for free consultation. During our initial meeting, we can assess the details of your individual case and determine what options are available and what might be the best way to proceed in claiming benefits. We are committed to helping you obtain the maximum compensation to which you may be entitled after suffering injury or illness on the job.