Common Workplace Injuries

In a split second, your life changes. You are dealing with an uncertain professional future. You are not sure where to turn.

Accidents at work can take various forms and result in a wide range of injuries. From a fall off an office chair to chemical exposure, workers who suffer injuries while on the job are entitled to workers' compensation benefits.

Common Accidents And Injuries

At The Law Offices of Rex E. Zachofsky, we have helped countless New York City residents with the workers' compensation application process.

Common workplace accidents that result in injuries include:

  • Motor vehicle accidents while on the job
  • Falls from office, desk and computer chairs
  • Lifting or moving patients or clients
  • Exposure to toxic chemicals
  • Construction site accidents involving cranes and scaffolds
  • Falls from ladders and stepstools
  • Welding accidents
  • Defective power tools
  • Tunnel worker accidents
  • Falling objects
  • Heavy lifting
  • Electrocution
  • Serious burns
  • Repetitive stress/carpal tunnel injuries
  • Assaults while on the job
  • Fatalities

Serious work-related injuries are high-stakes legal matters that we take seriously. Do not assume that your injuries are too minor for a claim. Do not wait to see the doctor of your choice. Do not fear retaliation from your employer. Equally as important, do not wait to file a workers' compensation claim.

Take Action And Contact A Workers' Compensation Lawyer

Our clients are our top priority. Their well-being and peace of mind is paramount. To schedule an initial consultation, call attorney Rex E. Zachofsky at 212-257-3305 or email our New York City office. Hablamos Espanol. Parliamo Italiano.