Category Archives: Industrial Injuries

Uncover the most common industrial injuries in the workplace on Long Island.

The Top On-the-Job Injuries of Machinery

Using machinery every day is a high risk for major injuries on the job. Serious accidents have occurred for workers on Long Island. From power tools to saws, hammers, heat guns, and high equipment machinery, each of these are hazardous enough to cause a major, potentially fatal injury. With the guidance of our Long Island Workers’ Compensation attorney, you can begin the process to receive Workers’ compensation for your injuries.Here’s a list of some of the injuries workers have received on the job:
  • Burns
  • Lifting injuries
  • Repetitive stress injuries
  • Shoulder and neck
  • Hearing and vision loss
  • Construction
  • Illnesses
  • Broken bones
  • Knee
  • Back
  • Regional pain
With heavy equipment, it could be unsafe to use due to the environment, the stability of the worker (s) around you, and other safety factors. There could be negligent workers who cause an injury, bad practices, no follow through on safety procedures, repairs that are needed on equipment, and no safety protection.The machinery you’re using could be in...
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How a Suffolk County Work Accident Compensation Lawyer can Help Injured Workers as a Result of Working with Chemicals

People working with chemicals at construction or industrial sites comprise the majority of accidental chemical injuries. However, situations occur where people not expecting and not prepared for chemical exposure are faced with a chemical hazard. Exposure to noxious, harmful, and sometimes lethal chemicals can change your life and health forever. If you or a loved one has been exposed to risky, perilous chemicals it is important that you call a personal injury attorney right away.Physical health and abilities may be affected upon exposure to harsh chemicals. Chemicals can cause damage to your lungs, liver, and vision. Innocent victims may find themselves faced with burns or a variety of other severe injuries. Legal representation is crucial if you or a loved one has been exposed to chemicals involuntarily and unprotected.In some cases, life long health challenges will need to be faced. Cases are unique and each case will be evaluated thoroughly...
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