Workplace Accidents

Workplace Accident Attorneys

If you cannot work because of a work-related accident, the medical bills and lost paychecks add up quickly. Serious or permanent injuries may force you to find different employment or stop working altogether. Who pays your medical bills? How do you support your family?

Do You Know Your Rights As An Injured Worker?
Experienced New Orleans Work Injury Attorneys

Redmann Law advocates for injured workers in New Orleans and throughout Louisiana. We will help you obtain full wage and medical benefits through your employer and explore potential lawsuits for additional compensation. We hold employers, insurance companies and third parties accountable for your hardships and losses suffered in the course of doing your job.

Our law firm has handled work injury claims for more than 20 years, representing workers injured in many occupations and many scenarios:

Maritime accidents — Ships, barges, docks, offshore oil rigs

Construction site accidents — Falls from heights, equipment, falling objects

Heavy equipment accidents — Cranes, loaders, backhoes, forklifts

Industrial accidents — Machinery in warehouses, factories and power plants

On-duty vehicle accidents — Delivery drivers, utility workers

Fires, explosions or chemical spills

Electric shock injuries

Back injuries from lifting

Any other job-related accident

Compensation For Financial Security And Quality Of Life

If you are injured on the job, you are eligible for workers’ compensation. Without legal representation, your employer and the insurance company may shortchange your claims or tread on your rights. Our role is to help you document and file your claim to ensure proper medical coverage, maximum wage benefits and protection of your interests if you have any permanent disability from the accident.

You cannot sue your employer for negligence, but you may have lawsuits against third parties such as a subcontractor on a work site, a property owner, a manufacturer or another motorist. Our personal injury attorneys have the experience and resources to establish the hazardous condition, dangerous machinery or disregard for safety regulations.

In a personal injury lawsuit, you may be able to recover damages not available under workers’ comp, such as full replacement of lost income or compensation for pain and suffering.

Protect Your Rights · Contact Our Attorneys Today

There may be time limits on filing claims, lawsuits and appeals relating to workplace accidents. It may be important to preserve evidence of a third party’s negligence.

Trial lawyer John W. Redmann is personally involved in every case. To arrange a free initial consultation with an experienced New Orleans workers’ compensation attorney, call us today at 504-433-5550.

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