Not all injuries at the workplace happen as the result of an accident. Some injuries manifest over a period of time. Among the most common are repetitive motion injuries. Each day, countless employees throughout Southern California work at jobs where they must perform the same continuous activity or task the entire work day. Others perform jobs where they are physically working in unnatural positions. Also known as “silent workplace injuries”, repetitive motion injuries can be among the most serious. Injuries, such as carpal tunnel syndrome, can become chronic and may force an employee to miss significant amount of time from their job and even affect their overall quality of life. Unfortunately, far too many workers’ compensation claims are either underpaid or denied. But there are solutions. The first is to seek representation from an experienced and knowledgeable team of legal professionals with a track record of protecting the rights of injured workers and placing them in the best position to succeed.
Every employee deserves to labor in a safe working environment. However, some jobs present injury risks that are unavoidable. Although office jobs may seem safer than construction or manual labor positions, even a simple work functions like typing can cause chronic physical problems. Over the years, the Los Angeles repetitive motion injury attorneys at Koszdin, Fields, Sherry & Katz has successfully represented workers for the following types of injuries:
Chronic physical injuries require time to heal. In many cases, workers are forced to miss significant time from work. It is vital for employees to file a workers’ compensation claim to ensure they have a sufficient income to live a good quality of life. California labor laws require employers to provide workers’ compensation insurance benefits for employees who are injured on the job. However, if your company does not comply with state labor laws or your workers’ compensation claim has been underpaid or denied, it is time to seek representation from a repetitive motion injury attorney immediately.
When it comes to workers’ compensation claims in Los Angeles, it is vital to receive your benefits immediately. The legal team at Koszdin, Fields, Sherry & Katz utilizes an aggressive and comprehensive approach to protect the rights of injured workers and to help them receive the full workers’ compensation benefits they deserve. It is part of our commitment to always protect the rights of injured workers and to always look out for their best interests. From the time a prospective client visits our Los Angeles workers’ compensation law office, our attorneys and staff take the time address all of your questions and concerns. Once a person becomes a client, we immediately begin building your case. If you or someone you know has been denied their full workers’ compensation benefits due to a repetitive motion injury, contact our Los Angeles law office today and schedule a free initial consultation to discuss your case.