San Bernardino Workplace
Workplace injuries happen with regularity, and many times, it is not the fault of the employee. A variety of accidents and personal injuries can occur because of employer negligence or because of defective equipment issues or negligence on the part of the manufacturers. Those who have been involved in accidents and who have sustained injuries in the workplace may have many thousands of dollars in medical bills, and they may lose time at work, which can result in lost wages. If you or a loved one has suffered an injury at work, contact our offices today. It is important to have the guidance and help of a San Bernardino types of accidents lawyer.
At Welebir Tierney & Weck, we believe in fighting for your rights and making sure that you receive the compensation you need and deserve for your injuries. We have been providing services for those in the Southern California area around the Inland Empire and Riverside and San Bernardino for more than 40 years. Our experience and knowledge are beneficial when it comes to dealing with accidents and injuries in the workplace.
Riverside Workplace Accident Attorney
Many different types of accidents can occur in and around the workplace. Construction accidents and warehouse accidents are unfortunately common. With the various types of equipment in the construction zones and warehouses, it increases the possibility of negligence, and this can put workers at risk. The same is true of accidents that occur in manufacturing plants and industrial buildings.
Another problem that can occur is a lack of safety devices on equipment used. Without the proper safety devices, the chance of an accident rises enormously. It is the responsibility of the employer to ensure that all equipment used at the company is safe, and that people have the right training to use it properly. In some types of businesses, employees must work with chemicals, and improper safety procedures and failing safety devices will put workers at risk.
Workplace accidents are not relegated only to construction and manufacturing though. All companies need to maintain a safe work environment, even office buildings that many may not associate with severe personal injuries. Slipping and falling is a possibility at any company. Roof cave-ins, falling equipment, and electric shock are possibilities as well.
All companies need to obey the OSHA regulations to maintain a proper and safe working environment. If they do not, accidents will happen on a more frequent basis. Those who have been injured need to have the help of a personal injury attorney.
Attorneys with Experience
Our attorneys at Welebir Tierney & Weck have more than 160 years of combined trial experience, and we will be able to help you with your workplace personal injury case. Rather than signing a settlement with an employer, it is important to contact our offices first. We endeavor to make sure that you receive fair treatment and just compensation for your injuries. Contact us today for a free initial consultation. You do not have to pay any legal fees unless you win money for your personal injury case.