banner
section start

New Jersey Workplace Injuries Attorneys

Workplace Accident AttorneyDespite all the precaution and safety measures taken, it is inevitable that workplace injuries will occur. If you have been injured on the job, you may qualify to file a worker’s compensation claim to get monetary compensation for your injuries. At Gersowitz, Libo & Korek, P.C., our New Jersey workplace injuries attorneys will work hard to get you the fair compensation that you deserve.

Causes of Workplace Injuries

On the job injuries can occur as a result of variety of reasons, ranging from OSHA violations to dangerous products (such as defective tools and faulty machinery). Some of the more common causes include:

  •     OSHA violations
  •     Construction accidents
  •     Improper scaffolding
  •     Defective machinery
  •     Improper safety devices
  •     Negligent operation of machines and other workplace items
  •     Faulty industrial equipment
  •     Chemical exposure
  •     Missing safety devices

Types of Workplace Injuries

The type of workplace injury suffered depends on the nature of the accident. Common workplace injuries include:

  •     Back and neck injury
  •     Head injury
  •     Traumatic brain injury
  •     Burn injury
  •     Paralysis
  •     Paraplegia and quadriplegia
  •     Spinal cord injury
  •     Blindness
  •     Wrongful death

Our New Jersey workplace injuries attorneys will pursue all avenues of recovery for the injured workers we represent. A workplace injury can trigger claims against both the employer and potentially liable third parties.

New Jersey State Laws

All employers in New Jersey are mandated by state laws to have Worker’s Compensation insurance to cover the workplace injuries sustained by their employees. The New Jersey worker’s compensation benefits program was designed with the intention to provide workers the ability to quickly get the money they need for their workplace injuries. Worker’s compensation benefits cover basic necessities such as:

  •     Medical expenses
  •     A portion of lost wages
  •     Income following full or partial disability

Get the Legal Help You Deserve

The New Jersey workplace injuries attorneys at Gersowitz, Libo & Korek, P.C. have the required experience and resources to aggressively file a worker’s compensation claim to get you the compensation that you deserve for your workplace injuries. For more information or to schedule a free consultation call us today at 800.529.9997 or fill out a New York Personal Injury Case Consultation form.

Share

Client Testimonials

section start
Need Help with an Injury? We're Here to Help. Contact Us Today:
  • Gersowitz Libo & Korek, P.C. Recognized as one of the leading personal injury law firms in the New Jersey, Gersowitz, Libo & Korek, P.C. has recovered tens of millions of dollars for our clients in New York and New Jersey.
    157 Engle Street
    Englewood, NJ 07631
    Phone:(201) 541-8540
    Toll-free: (800) 529-9997
    Fax: (201) 541-8565
    Email: info@lawyertime.com
    Leave Us A Review : rev-map rev-sec
    ny
f
g
t
korek-buttonX