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Injured on the Job in New York City? We Can Help!

Each year thousands of employees are injured at worksites across New York City. While some industries carry a higher risk than others, a worker can be hurt anywhere at any time due to carelessness or employer negligence.

If you were injured on the job, you need experienced legal representation. At Ajlouny Injury Law, we can help you understand your rights and responsibilities following a workplace injury. Get the FREE legal advice you need and deserve. Contact our office at (516) 535-5555for a free, no-obligation case evaluation. 

Injured in a Workplace Accident in New York City? Here's What to Do Now!

Millions of workers receive medical treatment or consultation for their injuries every year. Workplace injuries cost billions of dollars each year in “wage and productivity losses, medical expenses, administrative expenses, motor-vehicle property damage, and employer costs,” as noted by the NSC.

If you are injured on the job in New York City, you need to:

If you are injured in a workplace accident, you need an attorney that will get you the maximum recovery allowed by law. Depending on the situation you may be eligible to pursue a workers’ compensation claim or file a lawsuit against a party that is legally responsible for your injuries. To determine your legal options you should consult with an attorney as soon as possible.

Was Your Workplace Accident Caused by Employer Negligence? Find Out About Your Rights

When a workplace is unsafe, or someone is injured because of employer negligence, they deserve compensation for their damages. Frustratingly, most workplace accidents are entirely preventable. Hundreds of lives could be saved every year if employers would follow safety standards and eliminate hazards.

Common causes of workplace accidents include:

  • Overexertion
  • Employee fatigue
  • Machinery malfunction
  • Lack of proper ventilation
  • Inadequate safety equipment
  • Poor lighting
  • Transportation-related accidents
  • Fire and explosions
  • Lack of adequate training or supervision
  • Improper fall safety measures

Unfortunately, many employers fail to address even basic health and safety violations resulting in unnecessary injury or death. As an employee, you are entitled to work in a safe environment, be provided with adequate training, and work on machines that function correctly. 

If you were injured at work, contact Ajlouny Injury Law today to speak directly with an attorney. We will fight to protect your rights and recovery. Talk to an attorney today by calling (516) 535-5555. Get FREE legal advice from a licensed New York City workplace accident lawyer today.

Did You Suffer a Workplace Injury? You May Be Entitled to Damages

Workplace injuries can range in severity. Even if you are unsure about the extent of your injuries, you should always be seen by a medical professional and consult an experienced New York City workplace accident lawyer. 

Common workplace injuries that result in lost days at work include:

  • Back injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Head and neck trauma
  • Traumatic brain injury (TBI)
  • Broken bones
  • Cuts, lacerations, and punctures
  • Lung damage from exposure to harmful substances
  • Damage to your ears, eyes, and throat

As a worker, you have rights and should never have to go to an unsafe worksite. If you have suffered an injury on the job, contact our office today. You will always be put through directly to an attorney. You pay no fees unless we win. 

Injured while working from home? Read our article about how NY Courts Ruled that Workers' Comp Principles Should Apply to At-Home Workers.

Workplace Accident Statistics

According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), there are an average of 14 people killed every day on the job. Many workplace accidents and injuries are caused by a failure to adhere to safety standards required by OSHA and other regulatory agencies.

As shown in recent data provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), there were 59 fatal work injuries in New York City. The highest number of workplace fatalities occurred in the private construction industry sector.

The National Safety Council (NSC) estimates that a worker is injured on the job every seven (7) seconds. Workplace injuries can happen in any industry, including "desk jobs," such as professional and business services and educational and health services. 

Injured on the Job in NYC? Call Our Office to Get Started.

If you are injured on the job, call us for free legal help. Unlike other law firms, you will always work directly with an attorney. We know what is at stake and will always fight to get you the most substantial recovery in your case. 

Do not wait until it is too late. Cases are handled on a contingency-fee basis meaning there are no fees unless we win. Our attorneys have recovered millions on behalf of injury victims. Contact our office to speak directly to an attorney today by calling (516) 535-5555. Our lawyers are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Get free legal advice without any obligation. Call now to get your case started.

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