A workplace accident is an event that results in an injury or death caused by hazardous conditions or unsafe practices. Personal injury claims for workplace accidents are designed to help those affected by the incident recover compensation for past and future medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and any other expenses incurred due to the negligence of their employer.
Employers are responsible for ensuring the safety of their employees, and in the event of any workplace accidents or personal injury claims, they are liable for covering any damages incurred. It is important for employers to have a system in place that outlines safety protocols and procedures to minimize the risk of any accidents occurring in the workplace, as well as insurance coverage that offers protection against potential liability if an individual were to suffer a personal injury due to negligence on behalf of the employer.
Workplace injuries take place daily, and a number of the injuries or deaths could have been avoided if the employer had taken the necessary precautions during the hiring and training process of their employees. If you or a loved one has been injured or killed in the workplace, it is important to find a skilled law firm to manage your claim. The law firm of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner is the longest-standing personal injury firm in Texas, and our attorneys are standing by to assist with your claim. Call us today at 713-222-7211 or 1-800-870-9584 for your free consultation.