Our law firm helps workers who been hurt on the job
A work injury can occur at any job, but there is a high risk of getting hurt for construction workers. Injured construction workers in Illinois can file for workers' compensation benefits, but the process can be intimidating and frustrating. Having an experienced workers' compensation attorney on their side can make a big difference. Schweickert & Ganassin, LLP can help.
Workplace injuries are common on construction sites. Construction is dangerous work, and there are many hazards. Employees work with and near heavy machinery and power tools. Brick, concrete and steel beams are moved into place. And though there are laws and regulations designed to protect workers, work accidents still happen. They can include: