If you are a New York City or Long Island worker who slipped and fell at work, this is very unfortunate. They can happen anytime, and unexpectedly! Know that you might have a right to compensation for your personal injuries and losses under New York State workers’ compensation law.
No matter what field you work in, you can suddenly slip and fall causing severe injuries to you. In some causes, it can be the fault of someone else not in the workplace, like a third-party. A lazy landlord, a careless property manager, or a subcontractor, these third-parties may be at fault for your injuries if you accidentally slip and fall. It might be challenging to navigate through your legal options in your slip-and-fall case. Thus the Law Offices of Edmond J. Hakimian, PC stands by your side.
The goal of our slip-and-fall accident lawyers are 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 slip and fall 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.
Slip and fall accidents are one of the most common accidents to happen in the workplace. These unfortunate cases apply to almost all professions in various sectors of the New York State economy. If you work in one of the following professions and have been personally injured due to a slip and fall accident at work by a third-party, you are protected by New York State Workers Compensation Law.
Slip and fall accidents can happen anytime with anyone in any field of work. Thus, there are various types of slip and fall accidents that can occur and unfortunately result in personal injuries for these 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 practices and be aware of your surroundings to minimize the risk of these accidents.
It’s important for employees to take steps in preventing slip and fall accidents while working with third-parties, as they can result in a range of personal injuries, from minor bruises and cuts to more serious injuries. Here are some of the most common injuries associated with slip and fall accidents in the workplace.
If you are a restaurant worker, medical field worker, factory worker, etc. and slipped and fell at some point during work through the fault of a third-party, 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 slip-and-fall accident. These benefits may include, but are not limited to the following:
Third-party personal injury claims can be overwhelming when doing the process yourself. Furthermore, when you are assessing the relationship between workers’ compensation and third-party claims, it can be complex and the circumstances in your case could differ. Should this happen, it is best to hire a personal injury lawyer with the knowledge and experience to review your case.
Contact our personal injury lawyers here at The Law Offices of Edmond J. Hakimian! Call us now or fill out our contact form to receive a free personal injury legal consultation and case review! By hiring us, we will advocate for your rights and get you the maximum compensation that your justice deserves.
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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