Workplace Accidents Injuries Attorney Lakeland Florida
Injuries may occur in the workplace for a variety of reasons, regardless if your occupation is in construction, manufacturing, factory work, other high-risk physical occupations, or even simply in an office environment.
In the State of Florida and throughout the United States, thousands of employees are injured or killed as the result of:
- Unsafe equipment in the workplace
- Defective equipment in the workplace
- Unsafe material conditions of property or building structures
- Unchecked physical and person hazards which exist in the workplace
- An employer asking an employee to perform duties or tasks which are contrary to general safety regulations or procedures
- An employee being involved in an accident or personal injury incident while conducting work related duties, tasks, or errands
With the exception of an employee intentionally acting on their own accord, choosing to conduct their behavior in an unsafe manner which is against general safety procedures or policies, the employer may be held liable for those injured on the job.
As a law firm providing experienced workplace injury attorney & lawyer legal services, assisting Lakeland, Tampa, Plant City, Winter Haven, Bartow, and surrounding area residents with work related injury legal claims, we are committed to protecting the legal rights of each and every client, while always striving to provide the highest standard of legal representation.
If you or a loved one has been physically harmed in a work related injury due to the negligence, carelessness, or recklessness of another, make sure your legal rights are protected by seeking the legal advice of an experienced Lakeland workplace injury attorney & lawyer by contacting Gregg S. Kamp, P.A., at calling (863) 646-3135.
Workplace injury laws in Florida can be very complex, which are best served with the legal advice and representation of experienced legal counsel.
In situations in which a workplace injury is caused due to the negligence of an employer or a co-worker, workers’ compensation is the sole remedy for an injured worker. Workers’ compensation will provide compensation for medical benefits and a part of an injured worker’s lost wages. However, in most cases, workers’ compensation is unlikely to fully compensate an injured worker.
However, there are situations where an entity other than the employer or co-worker is responsible for an on-the-job injury which legally allows for a personal injury lawsuit to be filed.
Contact Gregg S. Kamp, P.A., today at (863) 646-3135. to find out if your on-the-job-injuries go beyond the scope of workers’ compensation, and therefore allows the opportunity to legally seek compensation for you injuries in a personal injury claim.
When physically harmed in a work related injury, you should first seek medical attention, and then seek the legal advice and representation of an experienced Lakeland workplace injury attorney or lawyer as soon as possible. The longer you wait to obtain legal representation, it may directly affect your ability to achieve a successful outcome. Contact Gregg S. Kamp, P.A., today by calling (863) 646-3135.
In the event that a death has resulted from a motorcycle accident, immediate family members of the victim may seek justice in the form of a wrongful death liability law suit.
We provide professional workplace injury attorney & lawyer legal services in Lakeland, Tampa, Plant City, Winter Haven, Bartow, and surrounding areas. We urge you to be proactive in protecting your legal rights.