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Eugene, Oregon Injured on the Job

It happens every day. You’re at work, doing the same thing you’ve done hundreds of times before, and then… an accident. Maybe something falls off a shelf and hits you in the head. Maybe you are twisting to pick up something heavy and you feel a twinge in your back. Maybe you slip and fall of a patch of oily warehouse floor. Whatever your injury, losing income from an on the job accident on top of the injury itself can be devastating. Expensive insurance co-pays, lack of mobility, and possibly permanent medical problems are just the start of your troubles. Often, when someone is injured on the job, it starts a vicious cycle that can end in poverty, homelessness, or worse. Don’t let this happen to you. Get the compensation you deserve. When you have been injured in the job, call Eugene Lawyers Veralrud and Fowler. They have the injured on the job experience you need to be made whole.

Injured on the Job: Is it My Fault?

Sometimes people injured on the job hesitate to call a personal injury lawyer because worry their on the job injury might be their own fault. Now, a hundred years ago, before the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, it was very difficult to force an employer to compensate an employee for an on the job injury. All big companies had to do was claim that the accident was the employee’s fault. This is why OSHA was invented.

Proving a Violation

OSHA regulations cover nearly every aspect of a workplace. To the lay person, OSHA regulations are impossible to navigate. To an experience Oregon personal injury attorney, OSHA regulations are a goldmine. If an employee has been injured on the job, chances are it is related to an OSHA regulation. Proving a violation of an OSHA regulation gives the injured employee and their personal injury attorneys almost unstoppable power in the courtroom. Violating an OSHA regulation is de facto negligence. If you have been injured on the job because of an OSHA violation, you are almost certain to collect the maximum possible damages in an on the job injury lawsuit. Eugene, Oregon personal injury lawyers Veralrud and Fowler know-how to navigate OSHA regulations.

Personal Injury Lawyers For On-the-Job Injuries

Every second you put off filing a lawsuit for an on-the-job injury is a second of your life spent waiting to be made whole. Every second you put off filing a lawsuit for an on-the-job injury is a second that the evidence is getting colder and people’s memories are getting foggier. Time is of the essence in every kind of lawsuit, but on-the-job injuries lawsuits benefit more than most from an expeditious approach. If an employer suspects their OSHA violation may have cause your on the job injury, they know the consequences. They realize it is worth whatever it takes to suppress your case and protect their assets. If you are injured on the job, you need to protect your assets as well. Only an experienced personal injury lawyer like Eugene, Oregon’s Veralrud and Fowler knows all the right steps to remedying your on the job injury.

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975 Oak Street, Suite 798

Eugene, OR 97401

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