Workers Compensation Lawyer, Simi Valley
We are the leading workers compensation and personal injury attorneys in the great Simi Valley area. We take risk and injury seriously and, if you are the victim of either, please let us know. We are proud to be a local company and, because of that, we are familiar with all local laws and ordinances so, whatever your problem seems to be, we can fix it. If you think you are injured, as a result of something unsafe going on at work, we can assess your case and help you out.
We try and keep our fields of expertise nice and varied so that, no matter how or why you are hurt, we are able to give you an assist. We currently offer representation in the following cases: hurt at work, work related injury lawyer, accident at work, car accident injury, truck accident injury, wrongful termination, illness, head injury, back injury, stress, pre-existing condition, hearing or vision loss, neck injury, denied claims, delayed claims, knee, ankle or foot injury, carpal tunnel syndrome, hand injury, shoulder and elbow injury, slip and fall, spinal chord injury, workplace violence, overexertion, struck by falling objects, chemical exposure, joint pain.
Head injuries can be absolutely devastating to your future health. Whether your head is injured from something falling from the ceiling or you injure it while slipping and falling, head injuries are not something to take lightly. Because that injuries can lead to traumatic brain injury, they need to be treated and addressed right away. And, because these injuries are debilitating, you need time to rest without the worry of how you are going to pay your bills.
Neck or back injuries can be caused by several different things; among them: incorrect posture while sitting at your desk, improper movements or undue strain on your neck and back area. Because these injuries are most often not the result of one significant incident, it may be hard to tell that they are starting, occurring and persisting. Let us know immediately so that we start a case for you.
Illness can be caused, at work, by a variety of factors. If there are co-workers who have infections and are not being properly treated by a doctor, they can pass these through different people in your office. In addition to this, if proper cleaning and sanitization of common areas doesn’t occur, it can lead to things like mold growth and mildew, both of which can cause major complications. If this is happening, let us know.
If you work in a job setting with exposure to intense lighting or open flame, there is a great risk of vision loss and eye injury. If you work in these settings, it is imperative that you wear eye protection at all times to mitigate risk. In addition to this, if you work in as job where you are constantly being exposed to intense sounds and loud noises, it can lead to permanently damaged hearing.
Stress can be a major side effect of a toxic working environment. It is your right to be treated to a safe workplace and, if this isn’t the case, it can cause stress to manifest. Stress can be caused by a number of things, from abuse to being over worked to workplace violence. If any of these things are happening, let us know so we can fix the issue for you.
It’s important to know that pre-existing injuries and conditions are not usually covered by workers compensation claims. Because these injuries and conditions were not typically caused by your work, your work is not responsible to fix them. If you have history of illness and injury, but still think what you’re experiencing is a result of work, talk to us so we can figure it out.
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Denied Claims / Delayed Claims
If you are a victim of a workplace injury and you've been denied insurance benefits, there could be very serious repercussions for you and your family.
Please contact a workers compensation attorney immediately if you need coverage and are not getting it from your employer / benefits program.
Knee, Ankle, Foot Injury
If you've injured your knee, foot, or ankle your ability to work could be severely impaired. It could make your ability to perform simple tasks very difficult.
These types of injuries are very common but can require the attention of a medical professional to diagnose the specific problem so that you could avoid lifelong pain or discomfort, or even to avoid lost wages from missing work.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Carpal tunnel syndrome is very common these days. A growing number of employees work at computers and operate machinery where it's common to develop this specific injury.
CT can prevent you from performing normally simple tasks by causing severe pain with subtle movements. This could lead to hampered productivity, inability to exercise and stay in shape, and potentially lost wages from an inability to perform your tasks at work.
Overexertion can be explained as excessive exertion. Too much exertion which causes discomfort or injury can also be defined as working beyond one’s physical capabilities.
There are many forms of overexertion, such as holding, throwing, pushing, pulling, lifting, wielding, carrying, or throwing an object.
Overexertion can also be defined as a worker being asked to do something that he or she has not been properly trained to do.
The most common injuries caused by overexertion are strains and sprains, and pain in the lower back.
Violent acts can occur at any time in a workplace. Violent acts could involve strikes, riots or mass shootings. Workplace violence is one of the top fatal occupational injuries in the U.S.
In most states, Workers Compensation Insurance is required by law. This insurance should cover medical expenses and other costs covered by the plan.
Workers’ comp is an appealing and cost-effective way of giving employees financial coverage for lost wages & medical expenses.
If your workplace involves chemicals, materials or toxic substances that could be Hazardous to your health, you may be at risk of a Chemical Exposure Injury.
This could be the result of negligent management or unsatisfactory employee training on handling hazardous materials.
In situations like this, the employer may be liable for damages caused by chemical exposure.
You may be entitled to make a workers compensation claim for injuries related to construction accidents that are a result of dangerous workplace circumstances that you have been exposed to.
Contact Workers Compensation Attorney Simi Valley, CA
If you have read through this site, and taken a look at the things we offer, and you think we are a good fit for you, please don’t hesitate to reach out and work with us. We are always there for whatever your workers compensation needs may be. We have included our number on this site for you to call during business hours. We have also included an easy to use contact form, in case you can’t get to a phone. No matter how you get in touch, we are here to help.