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Workplace Wrongful Death

[vc_row triangle_shape="no"][vc_column offset="vc_col-lg-9 vc_col-md-12" el_id="practice-area-pg_body"][vc_row_inner el_id="row-content"][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="4306" img_size="full"][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_column_text] The tragedy and pain of losing a loved one is indescribable. The families have to cope with their emotional pain and at the same time are burdened with financial constraints and issues. As a result of workplace wrongful death, the families suffer huge financial losses, both in the present situation and in future. These losses include costs of medical care of the deceased victim, cost of burial and most importantly the loss of future earnings. Other than the financial losses, the family members endure immense mental pain and suffering. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner el_id="row-content"][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text] What...

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Crane Accident

[vc_row triangle_shape="no"][vc_column offset="vc_col-lg-9 vc_col-md-12" el_id="practice-area-pg_body"][vc_row_inner el_id="row-content"][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="4298" img_size="full"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Cranes are the most dangerous equipment to work at a construction site. The crane operators and other workers on the construction site are at high risk while working with a crane. The cranes are very huge and they can carry extremely heavy weights. Therefore even a slight error in operating the crane or a malfunctioning in the crane can result in a catastrophic crane accident. Statistics show that between 1992 and 2006, around 600 construction worker lost their lives due to crane accidents. Whereas 58 deaths due to crane accidents were witnessed...

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Catastrophic workplace injuries

[vc_row triangle_shape="no"][vc_column offset="vc_col-lg-9 vc_col-md-12" el_id="practice-area-pg_body"][vc_row_inner el_id="row-content"][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="4303" img_size="full"][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_column_text] A workplace accident is an accident which occurs on the workplace while at work, leading to either physical or mental impact or both. Unlike temporary injuries which can be cured and healed over a period of time, catastrophic workplace injuries can disable one for life and the victim may have to suffer from a variety of complications over the years. In some unfortunate instances, these catastrophic work injuries last for the whole life. Some of the common causes of catastrophic workplace injuries are transportation accidents, faulty machinery, Safety comprises made by...

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Work Injury / Work Injuries

[vc_row triangle_shape="no"][vc_column offset="vc_col-lg-9 vc_col-md-12" el_id="practice-area-pg_body"][vc_row_inner el_id="row-content"][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="4263" img_size="full"][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Mistakes can happen at workplaces just as they happen in our day to day life. But some unavoidable mistakes at the workplace can result in permanent disability or death. Millions of workers get hurt at their workplace every year, some result in serious injuries and death. California state law and federal laws regulate the workplaces and try to ensure that the workplaces have stringent safety standards. The law ensures that employees who are victims of work injures are entitled to compensation. In case of loss of life, families of the...

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Construction Site Injuries

[vc_row triangle_shape="no"][vc_column offset="vc_col-lg-9 vc_col-md-1" el_id="practice-area-pg_body"][vc_column_text]We have construction work going on all around us in our society. Being employed at a construction site, or simply being present on one, can be really unsafe. Of all the industries, the highest number of worker accidents are witnessed in the construction industry. These accidents arise due to the ever changing work environments, usage of heavy equipment and machinery and tough site conditions. Causes of construction site injuries [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Under the purview of the law, each and every construction worker in California should be trained thoroughly about the working of machines and other equipment on a construction site....

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