Common Types of Workplace Accidents

Getting injured at work can be a serious burden. You may be unable to work because of your injuries. In these situations, you need and deserve workers’ compensation so that you can get medical care and support yourself while you are unable to earn a wage.

Most types of employers provide workers’ compensation insurance benefits when you are injured in a workplace accident. This insurance covers most types of injuries and accidents. In no particular order, some of the most common types of workplace accidents are:

  • Slips
  • Fall from heights
  • Fatigue
  • Repetitive motion
  • Falling objects
  • Hazards materials
  • Lifting heavy objects

Your employer should be able to tell you whether your injury is covered. Make sure you report the injury to your employer right away. Working with our experienced workers’ compensation lawyers, you can make sure you are getting the maximum benefits you are owed. We have extensive experience concentrated in work injury cases.

If you have been injured in a workplace accident in or around Raleigh, Fayetteville, Greenville or the surrounding areas, please call Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers at (252) 777-2222​ for a free case review.