Slip & Fall Injuries in Atlanta, GA
Guidance from a Proven Atlanta Slip & Fall Injury Attorney
Slip and fall injuries are some of the most common injuries cited in workers’ compensation claims. This is because, unlike other workplace injuries that can occur outdoors, on the road, or around machinery, slip and fall injuries can happen in nearly every workplace. As common as they are, these claims are also some of the most highly scrutinized by workers’ compensation providers and often require skilled legal representation to recover the proper relief the injured worker deserves.
If you have suffered a slip and fall injury and need to submit a compelling and thorough case to your workers’ comp provider, then we invite you to contact us at Cummings & Middlebrooks, LLP. Our Atlanta slip & fall injury lawyers understand the inherent challenges that can come with these claims and take a proactive and aggressive approach to ensuring that the gravity of the worker’s needs and hardships are properly represented in an application or an appeal or benefits.
Get the advocacy you need during this difficult time. Contact us to request a free case evaluation today.
Establishing a Slip & Fall Claim
Slip and fall claims are highly scrutinized because it is assumed that a simple fall in an office or commercial space is not serious enough to warrant workers’ comp benefits. Because of this, extra effort may be required document the circumstances of the injury—especially if the initial claim is rejected.
For these types of claims, our firm is well-versed in:
Ensuring that medical documentation properly shows the effects of the fall
Gathering any evidence at the workplace that indicates dangerous conditions
Securing any witnesses to the injury that can corroborate the accident
Many of these measures are not necessary unless an initial claim is rejected, but no matter what the current status of your workers’ comp claim is, it is important to have capable counsel by your side to look out for your rights and interests throughout every step of the process.
Give you slip and fall workers’ comp claim the very best chance at recovering the benefits you deserve. Call our Atlanta slip & fall injury attorneys at 404.990.4432 today.