Personal injuries can be caused by a number of different factors. Motor vehicle accidents, slips, trips, or falls, and getting struck by or against objects are all common examples of accidents that result in injury. When these types of injuries do occur, you may be entitled to compensation for your losses through a personal injury lawsuit filed against the at-fault party.
When on-the-job injuries happen, the impact on every area of your life can be severe. Even relatively minor injuries can prevent you from working while leaving you to face ongoing medical debts. In these situations, Oklahoma workers’ compensation benefits can provide financial security as you recover.
Work-related accidents and injuries can happen in any career field and on any type of job site. There are some occupations that are inherently more dangerous than others, however. In these situations, safety rules and regulations are put in place to protect employees.
Personal injuries are often incurred during events referred to as ‘accidents’. While they may have occurred unintentionally, the fact is they are often due to the reckless and negligent actions of another person.