Raleigh Workplace Injury Lawyers
The Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 spells out safety requirements that all businesses must meet for the sake of their employees. It has led to some very important advances in workers’ rights and safety. Unfortunately, workplace accidents are bound to happen from time to time.
If you have been hurt by an employer’s or co-worker’s negligent behavior, you need to be informed about your rights and responsibilities. Raleigh workplace injury attorneys Scudder & Hedrick, PLLC can help you understand your legal options. Call us at (919) 851-3311.
Cases We Handle
Our Raleigh workplace injury lawyers handle most common workplace accidents, including:
- Construction Accidents
- Head/Brain Injuries
- Spine Injuries
- Lung Diseases
- Repetitive Motion Injuries
- Occupational Diseases
- Manufacturing Accidents
- Transportation Accidents
- Office Injuries
If you have received workers’ compensation for an on-the-job accident, you will only be able to take further action against your employer in extreme cases. However, there may be other parties who share the responsibility for your injury. If so, our knowledgeable workplace injury lawyers can help you win fair compensation from:
- Manufacturers of faulty equipment
- Negligent property owners, if you were hurt on their property
- Reckless employees of other companies your business works with
To file a successful Raleigh workplace injury case, you will need to show that one of these parties caused your injuries through an act of negligence. If successful, you may be able to win compensation for lost wages, pain and suffering, and other expenses.
To discuss your case with an experienced Raleigh workplace injury attorney, contact the offices of Scudder & Hedrick, PLLC at (919) 851-3311.