5 Things Every Employee Should Know About Personal Injury
There may be times when accidents can occur in the workplace, either due to malpractice, negligence, or human error. Though distressing, the aftermath of a personal injury includes a number of options for pursuing your rights.
Knowing what to do in case of personal injury in the workplace is the first step. Here are five things every employee should keep in mind in the event of a personal injury.
1. Focus on the Injury Care
When you suffer an injury at the workplace, your first priority should be your health.
A Pain in the Neck | Neck Injuries after a car accident
(Continuing the series about injuries common in workers compensation and personal injury cases.)
A Pain in the Neck
Neck injuries are one of the most common injuries among Americans, and the rate at which they occur in automobile and workplace accidents rises every year. While primarily known to take place during car accidents, neck injuries can also be the result of overexertion, falling, increased stress, and sport-related accidents. Along with neck injuries, however, comes a variety of symptoms, treatments, and opportunities for compensation.