The story below is a perfect example as to how a typical workday can change in a moment's notice.
This is a scenario we hear far too often..
A ruling was just handed down regarding a work accident that led to the death of one worker and an injury to another last summer.
Many of our clients come to us on referral or after an insurance company has made an initial settlement offer to cover their injuries.
As you'll read below...by all accounts, this instance was "rare"...but even in the "rare" occurrences, the injured worker still has rights. Rights that need to be upheld...rights that need to be exercised.
Accidents can happen at any workplace...at any time...and in any fashion. Accidents can happen even while in training for the job.
Work-related injuries due to accidents involving tree maintenance workers are highest around this time of year.