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A workplace accident can happen in any work environment

Many individuals in Georgia and elsewhere may feel that working in an office setting is a relatively safe professional decision. While office workers might not face some of the potential hazards of a more dangerous field, there are still a variety of scenarios in which these workers might be vulnerable to suffering serious harm. There are a variety of safety tips that may help reduce the odds of an office-related workplace accident, and following these tips could prove vital to preventing a major injury.

Many office workers may sit in the same chair and carry out the same tasks and motions for hours each day, and this alone can take a toll on a person's health over time. However, one may be able to reduce the risk of injury by using ergonomic office chairs and equipment and being mindful of posture and body alignment. Office workers may also find it advisable to take regular scheduled breaks, as this can help them remain alert and aware.

When cleaning an office space, workers may also find it advisable to wear the necessary safety equipment. The supplies they use to clean may contain chemicals that could be toxic if a worker isn't protected against exposure. Clutter can also prove hazardous to office workers, and extension cords that aren't properly covered or office supplies that fall out onto the floor may increase the risk of a trip-and-fall accident, the results of which could prove devastating.

Suffering a major injury in a workplace accident can be a disastrous experience that may leave a worker facing a substantial amount in medical expenses. When coupled with time off work for recovery, such an incident could bring about dire financial hardships. Fortunately, there are attorneys in Georgia who can provide advice on the available options for financial relief and assist in pursuing compensation through every applicable source.

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  • Workers' Compensation & Personal Injury
    Settlement in the amount of $275,000.00

    The Employee sustained a fatal crush injury while operating the Employer’s dump truck.

  • Workers' Compensation & Personal Injury
    Settlement in the amount of $205,000.00

    The Employee was involved in a work-related motor vehicle accident (MVA) and sustained injuries to the cervical and lumbar spine.

  • Personal Injury
    Settlement in the amount of $175,000.00

    The Client was driving down a city street when a distracted driver suddenly veered into oncoming traffic, causing a head-on collision in which the Client's left leg was severely injured.

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