WORKPLACE ACCIDENTS

WORKPLACE ACCIDENTS IN OCALA, FL

WERE YOU INJURED ON THE JOB?

If you were injured in a workplace accident, it is important to learn your rights to compensation and to ensure that you receive the valuable benefits that you need and deserve. Steven Wingo, Attorney at Law is a zealous client advocate who protects the rights of injured workers.

Why hire Attorney Wingo?

  • BV Distinguished® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum®
  • 9.8 Superb Avvo Rating
  • Actively involved in the local community

WHAT THE STATISTICS ARE SAYING

The Occupational Safety & Health Administration reports that 4,628 workers were killed on the job in 2012, averaging 12 deaths every day. Further, fatal injuries involving contractors accounted for 15% of all fatal work injuries in that same year. Before OSHA was established, 38 workers lost their lives every day on the job; today that is down to 12. However, even one worker death, injury, or illness is too many.

Common examples of workplace accidents include:

COLLABORATIVE EFFORT TO AID IN YOUR FINANCIAL RECOVERY

Mr. Wingo is a resource for on-the-job injury victims throughout Florida. He has strong relationships with attorneys who focus on workers’ compensation claims and appeals, and his legal team can actively pursue a valid third-party claim if someone other than your employer was responsible for your injuries.

CONTACT AN OCALA WORKERS’ COMPENSATION ATTORNEY

As a worker, you have a right to work in a safe workplace. The Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 was created specifically to prevent workers from being seriously injured or killed at work. The Act requires that your employer provide you with working conditions that are free from known dangers. If you were injured in a workplace accident, you cannot be transferred, denied a raise, have your hours reduced, be fired, or be penalized in any way because of your rights covered under the Act. To file a claim for workers’ compensation and to become informed of your rights, call now.

As a passionate Ocala workers’ compensation lawyer, Attorney Wingo can ensure that your rights to compensation and benefits are protected! Call today to arrange your free case evaluation!