If you were injured at work, your claim would typically be limited to workers’ compensation benefits. There are circumstances,, however where the injury on the job is caused by the negligence of somebody other than your employer, such as the manufacturer of a defective machine, a driver of a motor vehicle, or an outside contractor who is performing work at your place of employment. Under what is called as the third party claims, you might be entitled to recover damages not otherwise available under workers’ compensation law such as pain and suffering. So, if your work related injury involves the negligence of a person or a company other than your employer, you should seek the advice and counsel of Habush Habush & Rottier, a law firm that is experienced in successfully handling these types of claims.
If you have been hurt on the job, contact an injury lawyer from Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® at 800-242-2874 to learn more about your legal options.