Houston Work Injury Lawyer
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Unfortunately, thousands of accidents happen every year in the workplace that can threaten the livelihood of the injured worker(s). Even more unfortunate is the fact that workplace accidents are almost always preventable. As a general rule under Texas law, an employer has the duty to keep the workplace safe and free from injury-causing accidents. A work injury lawyer can help you prove that your employer violated the law, and if successful, attain the highest monetary compensation possible for your injuries Additionally, hiring Padua Law Firm, PLLC work injury lawyer in Houston allows you to focus on your health and on getting better while we deal with all the legalities of your case and work on getting you the compensation that you deserve.
Common Types of Workplace Injuries
Padua Law Firm’s workplace injury lawyer aggressively represents all types of injured workers. Below is a list of common types of work injury accidents:
- Industrial Facility Accidents/Refinery Accidents
- Construction Site Accidents (See Below)
- Oil/Gas Rig Accidents (Onshore and Offshore)
- Fires and Explosions
- Work Related Auto/Truck Accidents
- Slip and Fall Accidents at Work
- Other Work Accidents Causing Serious Injury or Death
Our workplace injury lawyer understands that your work accident injuries will result in significant medical bills and also significantly affect your ability to earn wages. To evaluate your case, we will carefully examine the circumstances surrounding your accident. If you were hurt as the result of employer negligence or a third party working with your employer, we will inform you of your rights to collect work accident compensation.
Texas Oil Rig Accident Attorney
Working on an onshore or offshore Oil/Gas rig, results in many injuries and deaths due to the combination of heavy equipment, long hours, and unfortunately negligent employers. Too many times, the employer is at fault for the accident. The oil rig accident attorney at Padua Law Firm has the experience and skills required to secure financial compensation for your injury.
Houston Construction Accident Lawyer
Construction Site Accidents are some of the worst workplace accidents causing unparalleled injuries, pain and suffering. They commonly have a long-term effect on accident victims. If workers injured in a construction accident sustain a permanent injury or disability, their ability to continue working in construction will be significantly reduced or eliminated. This time off work is money lost and can change the quality of life outside of work. That is why it is gravely important to find a top-notch construction accident lawyer to help you obtain all the compensation you deserve for your injuries including, but not limited to:
- Medical Bills
- Lost Wages or Earnings
- Pain and Suffering
- Mental Anguish
Remember, severe injuries that limit mobility may even cause extensive emotional and mental pain in addition to physical pain. You have the right to be compensated for all of your injuries, including emotional and mental. Padua Law’s compassionate construction accident attorney understands the pain and suffering of families who are victims of a loved one’s work injury. Our “workplace injury lawyer” is here to help you get your life back while you recover from your work related injuries.
Workers Compensation Coverage
If your employer does not offer worker’s compensation coverage, you can still recover compensation for your work related injuries. In Texas, many employers have chosen not to carry workers compensation insurance for their employees. When this happens, employees cannot file workers compensation claims. In these cases, Texas law allows the injured party to bring claims directly against their employer. Your work injury lawyer will analyze the different laws and regulations that are applicable depending on whether an employer has workers compensation insurance, other types of insurance, or no insurance at all.
Contact Us – Free Case Evaluation
We offer FREE Consultations and provide our services in work accident cases on a contingent-fee basis. This means you will not pay us anything in attorney fees unless we are able to obtain compensation in your case. Call 713-840-1411 or contact us via email to schedule your free, no obligation consultation with a Texas work accident lawyer.
At Padua Law Firm, PLLC you will find an attorney that can represent onshore and offshore rig accident with clients throughout Texas, including the cities of Houston, Dallas, Austin, the Woodlands, Sugarland, Conroe, Dickinson, League City, Galveston, and Mexico.