Despite the fact that workplace injuries happen regularly, injured workers often find that they struggle to receive the compensation they deserve. At the Law Offices of Kropach & Kropach, we believe that every worker has the right to compensation after a workplace accident. Our workers compensation attorneys are ready to help if you or a loved one are injured on the job but struggling to receive compensation. Let us get to work today so you can get the coverage you deserve.
Work injuries are not uncommon in the United States. Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) says that there were around 2.8 million workplace injuries or illnesses reported during the latest year of data available. According to data from the California Department of Industrial Relations Office of Policy, there were nearly 500,000 recordable cases of occupational injuries or illnesses in the state during that same year. Out of those, 267,300 resulted in time away from work.
The industries in California with the highest rates of injuries and illnesses include the following:
Workers in California sustain a wide variety of injuries. Our Ventura Valley workers compensation lawyers commonly handle the following:
Our team also helps employees who are injured due to long term exposure and repetitive motions. These injuries often include:
While not all work injuries require assistance from an attorney, you may need help if your claim is denied by the employer or insurer. There may also be times when you do not receive enough compensation to cover all of your work-related injuries or lost income. When this occurs, it is often necessary for your attorney to conduct a thorough investigation into the incident and appeal your case. If necessary, your attorney will help you file a personal injury lawsuit in order to recover the compensation you need.
If you or somebody you love has been hurt and on the job injury but have not yet received the coverage you deserve through workers compensation insurance, the Law Offices of Kropach & Kropach is ready to help. We believe every worker deserves to be treated fairly, so let us investigate your case and work to secure the following: