Healthcare Worker Injuries | Romanucci & Blandin
Although health care workers are most often caring for others who are injured, they can become injured on the job. There are risks that health care workers are exposed to, which can lead to accidents. If you are a health care professional who has been injured on the job, you may be eligible for workers’ compensation benefits. RB Law has the workers’ compensation lawyers who have vast experience handling workers’ compensation claims for healthcare workers.
Each type of job in the health care industry has different risks, but some injuries are common for any type of health care professional. The most common types of injuries in a workers’ compensation claim for health care workers include:
- Back injuries
- Bacterial and viral illnesses from patient exposure
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Foot injuries from standing for long periods of time
- Slip and fall injuries
If you have become injured while at work, contact RB Law and let us help you with your claim.
Chicago Workers’ Compensation Claims
Repetitive trauma injuries are fairly common for health care professionals since there are many repeated actions that can lead to serious injuries over time. It can be more difficult to prove that a repetitive trauma is cause for a workers’ compensation claim, but RB Law’s experience and expertise in these types of cases will be your greatest asset in getting your compensation.
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If you have questions regarding your personal injury case, contact us today for a free consultation at (312) 458-1000, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.