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Work accidents are a far too frequent occurrence in today’s society. In 2016, there were nearly three million non-fatal accidents, and many of them led to workers’ compensation claims. There are a number of causes for work accidents, for instance an object can fall and strike you, or you could be caused to slip and fall on a wet surface. What is important when you suffer a work accident is that you find an experienced workers’ compensation lawyer who can represent you and your family. In many workers’ compensation cases, there are a number of niches within the law that you may not be aware of, and they can have a drastic impact on what kind of recovery you could obtain. This is why an experienced attorney can help you so much, they know how to present your claim to a workers’ compensation judge, and they know how to advocate for you on your behalf. The Queens workers’ compensation lawyers at Proner & Proner have been handling workers’ compensation and work injury claims for years. Get started on your road to recovery today by contacting our offices and setting up your free consultation so we can evaluate your work injury claim.
There are a number of damages you can recover if you have suffered a work injury. What’s most important though is making sure that you are receiving treatment for your injuries, and documenting your treatment. We want to make sure that you are at least recovered or recovering when you meet with us, as your health must be taken care of. However, here are some of the most common damages plaintiffs typically recover in workers’ compensation claims:
While this is not an all encompassing list, these are the most common verdicts we obtain for our clients. You want experienced lawyers to fight for your claim because they know how to fight for your claim and advocate effectively. Our lawyers at Proner & Proner pride themselves on not only fighting for your claim effectively, but making sure our clients feel like they are part of our family. We want to ensure we have a great relationship with our clients in order to provide them the best representation possible. Contact our offices today to get your free consultation for your workers’ compensation claim today.
Our lawyers at Proner & Proner want to help our clients recover what is owed to them following an accident at work. We work with clients to help them with their work injury claim. Our attorneys take great pride in providing the best representation possible and recovering verdicts for their clients. We will persist and fight for your claim to hold your employer responsible for your injuries. Contact our Queens lawyers at Proner & Proner to get a free evaluation for your workers’ compensation claim. Our offices are located 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.