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June 2016 Archives

Construction accidents: Man trapped under vehicle dies

When most people think of dangerous occupations, they likely think of jobs with inherent dangers, such as fighting fires or apprehending criminals. However, all occupations hold some degree of risk of injury. In fact, construction accidents frequently leave people in California suffering from serious injuries or grieving the unexpected loss of a loved one. One recent out-of-state incident demonstrates the potential harm that construction workers face on a day-to-day basis.

Questions remain following fatal workplace injuries in California

Cellphones have many benefits for users, including allowing family members to remain in contact throughout the day. For one woman in California, lack of communication from her husband was her first clue that there may have been something wrong. After learning that he died as a result of workplace injuries, she now has several questions regarding the accident that took his life.

Temps in Los Angeles could result in workers' compensation claim

People around the country are likely rejoicing in the beginning of summer. While many people are planning their summer vacations, others who work outside face added risks as they complete their job responsibilities. Representatives from the California Division of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration are urging employers in Los Angeles and surrounding areas to take proper precautions to protect employees from exposure to heat. Those who become ill as a result of heat exposure may qualify for workers' compensation benefits.

Family of deceased officer may qualify for workers' compensation

Police officers know that they could potentially face life-threatening situations as they go about their workday. Despite this knowledge, they continue to report to work every day, ready to sacrifice themselves in order to protect others. However, a workplace accident can often leave a victim and/or his or her family concerned about their financial situation. The family of a deceased California police officer is likely wondering how they will make ends meet after their loved one was killed in a recent motorcycle accident. Workers' compensation benefits may be able to help fill the gap.

California accident causing fatal workplace injuries investigated

There are multiple risks associated with every type of employment. As a result, states require employers to provide workers' compensation insurance coverage in case a worker is injured while completing his or her job responsibilities. The family of a man who died in California as a result of workplace injuries suffered while employed by an equipment rental company may be entitled to death benefits.

Workplace injuries lead to fatality

There are many occupations that have known risks. While some people think of a police officer or firefighter when they think of risky occupations, those in California who work with heavy equipment can also fall victim to workplace injuries. Officials are currently investigating a recent out-of-state workplace accident that led to one man's death.

Case Results

  1. $4.5 Million Settlement

    Medical Malpractice - Hypoxic brain injury during surgery.

  2. $2.9 Million Settlement

    Construction site accident resulting in cervical fusion

  3. 100% Permanent Disability Award

    Workers Compensation - Multiple injuries to State worker

  4. $1.6 Million Settlement

    Truck v. pedestrian accident resulting in multiple factures.

  5. $1.2 Million Structure Settlement

    Workers Compensation - spine injury with guaranteed payments for life.

  6. $1.2 Million Settlement

    Motorcycle v. car accident resulting in multiple fractures and scarring.

  7. $933,000.00 Settlement

    Child burned when table collapsed spilling scalding water from coffee um.

  8. $850,000.00 Settlement (Before MICRA)

    Medical Malpractice - Endotracheal injury during surgery resulting in death.

  9. $780,000.00 Settlement

    Disputed liability car v. truck collision.

  10. $500,000.00 Settlement

    Workers Compensation - Spinal injuries to delivery driver.

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