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Occupational injuries are very common occurrences in workplaces throughout New York and the United States. Some workplaces are more dangerous than others, for instance a construction worker is often in much more danger than an administrative assistant who works in a cubicle all day. However, that doesn’t mean that work injuries are to be overlooked. When you are injured at work and you are considering a workers’ compensation claim, you should look to hire an experienced workers’ compensation attorney to represent you. The Queens work injury attorneys of Proner & Proner have been representing occupational injury victims for years, and are passionate about the help and work we provide for them. We pride ourselves on providing the best representation we can for our clients, and we will fight for your claim every step of the way. Contact us today to schedule a consultation for your work injury claim.
There are many injuries that can be caused in an occupational accident. Whenever you are at work, the duty is on your employers to provide you a safe working environment. This safety does not mean that all accidents are automatically your employer’s fault, but it means they have standards to uphold safety at your workplace. Work injuries can be a scary thing, since many injuries can have a permanent impact on your ability to work or even be fatal. So, it’s important to recognize what the most common causes of work injuries are when your employer will be more likely to be found liable at your workers’ compensation hearing:
Whenever you have suffered an injury like one of the ones listed above, you can potentially have a strong case to make at your labor compensation hearing. It is on your employer to keep a safe work environment, but some of these accidents can be inexcusable to keep you safe. When you have suffered an injury at work, you need experienced lawyers who know how to handle a workers’ compensation claim on your side. Contact our Queens office today to set up an appointment to review your labor compensation claim.
Work injuries can be particularly damaging for you and your family. A work injury could mean that you are unable to provide for your family like you once could, or could even prevent your ability to work entirely. When you have suffered a work injury, you should get in contact with lawyers who know and understand workers’ compensation law. The Queens work injury lawyers at Proner & Proner have been representing work injury victims for years, and are driven to provide the best representation they possibly can. Our lawyers will fight for your claim and investigate it thoroughly to provide you the best possible chance for a positive outcome. Contact Proner & Proner today to schedule a meeting with experienced workers’ compensation attorneys who can evaluate your work injury claim. Our offices are at 60 E 42nd St Suite 1448, New York, NY 10165, and our phone 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
Mitchell Proner spoke in support of NYC motorcycle riders and called on NY lawmakers and police not to overreact to a highly publicized road rage incident or to let that incident cast all motorcyclists in a bad light.
Hit and Run
Attorney Mitchell Proner was on hand when the motorist accused of hitting a female jogger on a road in Central Islip appeared in a New York courtroom to answer charges of leaving the scene of a fatal accident.
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.