If you are a New York City or Long Island worker who was injured while lifting a heavy object at work while performing work functions and duties – this is unfortunate. Know that you might have a right to heavy lifting accident compensation for your injuries and losses under New York State workers’ compensation law.
It might be challenging to navigate through your legal options in your work-related heavy lifting accident case. Thus, a heavy lifting accident lawyer provides legal services to individuals who have been injured as a result of a heavy object lifting accident and increases your chances to obtain the biggest compensation in accordance with the law.
The Law Offices of Edmond J. Hakimian, PC stands by your side. The goal of our heavy lifting accident lawyers is to help injured persons obtain the compensation they need to cover their medical expenses, lost wages, and other damages. We will investigate, document, negotiate, litigate, and represent your heavy lifting case in New York City and Long Island.
Each case is different! Submit us a message using our contact form or call us at 718-362-3180 for a free legal consultation to discuss your case.
While robots have not completely replaced us, many professions still face the need to do physical labor and therefore lift heavy objects. If you work in one of the following professions and have been injured upon lifting a heavy object at work, you are protected by New York State Workers Compensation Law.
Lifting heavy objects and machinery can be fairly easy, but they can also cause serious harm. You may underestimate how heavy stuff are which can injure you. There are various types of heavy lifting accidents that can occur and unfortunately result in personal injuries for workers.
Here are just a few examples The Law Offices of Edmond J. Hakimian PC deals with on a daily basis. It’s important to always prioritize safe lifting practices and follow policies to minimize the risk of accidents.
These serious lifting injuries could cause long-term problems, pain, and suffering not to mention financial losses. It is important to take precautions to prevent these types of injuries. However, if you were unfortunate to suffer a personal injury as a result of a workplace heavy lifting accident, you will find it helpful to get workers’ compensation!
If you are a construction worker, manufacturer, or a laborer and got injured while heavy lifting objects and got personally injured some point during work, you are legally entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. In New York State, all employers are legally obligated to personal injury insurance which has your back covered in case of a heavy lifting accident. These benefits may include, but are not limited to the following:
Regardless if you were totally to blame for the accident, workers’ compensation in NYC is a no-fault system. No party is to blame, which means you can get workers’ compensation benefits after a personal heavy lifting accident. We’ll make sure to collect all necessary evidence/documents for a high successful case win.
Don’t wait to talk to a lawyer! If you were hurt on the job, call us at The Law Offices of Edmond J. Hakimian. Our experienced car accident lawyers in NYC are ready to help you get the fair compensation you deserve!
We handle all complex cases, get a free case review/consultation. And you pay no fees until you win your case! Call our office today or use our contact form and let us help you get justice!
The Law Offices of Edmond J. Hakimian PC. represents knowledge and years of experience advocating for our New York City and Long Island clients in the area of workers’ compensation, work injury compensation, personal injury compensation, social security disability, as well as legal protection for uninsured employers.
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