There are a number of different causes of work-related neck injuries, including both repetitive use and workplace accidents. If you have been hurt, filing a workers' compensation claim may be the answer to recover compensation for your bills and lost wages. At King Law, PLLC, experienced Des Moines workers' compensation attorney Mark King represents all types of cases involving neck injuries. He is extremely compassionate towards clients who have suffered on-the-job injuries and need guidance and representation to file a claim.
Neck injuries can cause a wide range of symptoms, from mild pain and discomfort to spinal cord damage. If you believe that you have suffered a neck injury or worse, it is vital that you seek medical care right away. Even minor symptoms could be a sign that something more severe has taken place. Once you have seen a doctor, you will not only receive the care you need, but they can ensure your injuries are accounted for in your medical records.
Your employer is expected to maintain a proper workplace, including maintaining safety standards. If they have failed to do so and you have suffered a neck injury or worse, they should be held responsible. Filing a claim with the help of a Des Moines workers' compensation attorney is essential, and you only have a short period of time to do so after you have been injured to do so. It is important that you work with a firm who has the necessary experience and skill to help you navigate the complexities of a workers' compensation claim.
To request a complimentary initial consultation, call King Law, PLLC today at (515) 619-6815.