An Experienced Workplace Accident Attorney Serving Columbus and Central Ohio
An injury at work can have serious consequences. You may be unable to work for weeks, months or even years. You may have filed a workers' compensation claim to recover your lost wages and medical care, but the circumstances may be more complicated than you ever imaged. Someone other than your employer may be at fault, which means you mightProtect your rights by hiring a Columbus workplace accident lawyer who will put your needs first. be able to pursue compensation above and beyond the money and benefits you are entitled to receive under a regular workers' comp claim. Attorney Scott Elliot Smith is skilled at handling third-party claims.
We realize that people often are not prepared for an injury. Most people don't know what to do if injured at work. At the Smith Law Office, we help clients who suffered all types of workplace accidents, and we are prepared to help you with your options. Serious workplace injuries, which can range from a slip and fall accident at a construction site to a serious fire or explosion at a factory, demand the personalized attention and experienced representation of a personal injury lawyer like Scott Elliot Smith. Don't risk your future. Call an aggressive and helpful workplace injury attorney in Columbus: 614-874-1056.
Examples of Common Workplace Accidents and Injuries in Ohio
The following are a few common serious workplace injuries:
- Back and neck injuries
- Knee injuries
- Shoulder injuries
- Injuries affecting vision or hearing
- Repetitive motion injuries (carpal tunnel syndrome)
- Work-induced heart attacks
- Exposure to toxic substances such as asbestos
- Loss of limbs
Workers' compensation statutes provide a remedy and compensation for people injured at work as a result of unsafe conditions, defective processes or machinery. Employers who are aware of potentially dangerous circumstances have an obligation to correct them, and by failing to do so, they may be responsible for injuries or deaths that result.
Let An Experienced Columbus Workplace Accident Lawyer Protect Your Rights
The staff at the Smith Law Office knows that no two work injury accidents are the same. Yet they also know that every case has one thing in common: It is of central importance to the life and well being of the victims and their families. Protect your rights by hiring a Columbus workplace accident lawyer who will put your needs first. Take a major step toward reclaiming control of your life by calling 614-874-1056 or contacting us online. Your initial consultation is free, and you pay us nothing in fees unless we make a recovery.
We serve clients throughout Central Ohio, including Westerville, New Albany, Upper Arlington, German Village, Worthington, Dublin, Powell, Hilliard, Grove City, Canal Winchester, Gahanna, Pickerington, Bexley, Whitehall, Reynoldsburg, Newark, Lancaster, Circleville, London, Plain City, Marysville and other communities in Franklin County, Delaware County, Licking County, Fairfield County, Pickaway County, Madison County and Union County. We have built a stellar reputation in these communities based on more than thirty years of experience and success in personal injury cases.