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Work injuries can be caused by a variety of accidents at your workplace. These injuries can range from simple sprain and strains to something permanent like paralysis, or even death. When you have suffered a work injury, you may want to bring a workers’ compensation claim to recover workers’ compensation benefits. When you have suffered an occupational injury, the first thing you should do is seek medical treatment to help you recover from your injuries. Once you are treating, you will want to consult a workers’ compensation attorney to evaluate your claim to determine the best legal action moving forward. The Queens injured at work lawyers at Proner & Proner have been handling work injury cases for years. We want to meet with you and discuss your claim to determine the best way to handle your workers’ compensation claim. Contact us today to start your road to recovery and we can evaluate your workers’ compensation case today.
There are many causes for work injuries in the workplaces around Queens. Your employer has a duty to protect you and keep a safe working environment. However, it is understood that some accidents will happen, and that just because an accident occurs does not mean the employer is automatically responsible. This is why you need a workers’ compensation attorney to evaluate your claim. Here are some common work injury causes:
The New York lawyers at Proner & Proner have been handling workers’ compensation claims for years. While we acknowledge that just because you have been injured at work does not mean you have a valid workers’ compensation claim, we want to meet with you and evaluate your claim. Our attorneys will make you feel at home and want you to share your story with them. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation to review your work injury claim.
Work injury claims can be very difficult for you and your family. You may no longer be able to provide for your family or you may have medical bills piling up. Our attorneys at Proner & Proner have been handling work injury claims for years and want to meet with you to evaluate your claim. The Queens injury at work lawyers at Proner & Proner pride themselves on providing the best representation possible. We will fight for your claim at every possible turn, and we will do everything in our power to give you the best result for your claim possible. Our offices are located at 60 E 42nd St Suite 1448, New York, NY 10165, and our office number is (212) 500-1003.
Workers' Compensation Verdicts & Settlements
Male, 35: Workers' compensation
Our client was changing a pump strainer on a hot air furnace when he stepped on a board and fell through the ceiling.
Injuries: Herniated disc which required surgery
Male, 27: Workers' compensation
Our client was performing routine maintenance on an air conditioner. He had to use a wooden ladder, which slid on a slippery floor, making him fall.
Injuries: Three fractures in his ankle requiring surgery
Female, 49: Workers' compensation
Our client fell off a two-story-high ladder at her workplace.
Injuries: Multiple fractures of both arms requiring surgery
Male, 59: Workers' compensation
Our client fell into an elevator shaft at his workplace.
Injuries: Five broken ribs, punctured right lung, liver laceration, soft tissue ankle and hip injuries
Road Rage Incident
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Hit and Run
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Attorney Mitchell Proner, an expert on maritime law, spoke about the similarities between the Costa Concordia ferry disaster and the recent Indonesian ferry accident that killed at least 24 people.