West Virginians are known for their work ethic. We also are home to some of the most dangerous industries in the world. There are laws, regulations and standards that govern workplace safety. Yet, some employers intentionally violate safety regulations and expose their workers to very dangerous situations that can cause serious injury or even death.
There are circumstances where an employee who has been seriously injured may sue their employer. Oftentimes, though, an employee?s workers? compensation award does not come close to covering their lost wages or the lost function of their body.
Contact us for a free consultation to see if you might have a right to sue your employer or another party for your workplace injury.