Work-related accidents and occupational illnesses can happen in any job field. When they do, the damages you suffer can be severe. In addition to being unable to work or provide for yourself and your family, you may require ongoing medical care and treatment, now and in the future. At Morrison, Webster & Carlton, our Missouri workers’ compensation attorneys provide the professional legal guidance you need in these situations. With more than 45 years combined experience representing workers in Greene County and the surrounding areas, we are dedicated to helping you get the benefits you are entitled to.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), more than 100 workers each year in our state are killed due to job-related injuries and illnesses, while thousands of others suffer serious injuries. While work-related accidents are common among those in the construction, maintenance, manufacturing, and transportation fields, injuries and chronic health conditions can occur in any occupation. At Morrison, Webster & Carlton, we represent workers who have suffered the following:
When on-the-job accidents, injuries, and illnesses occur, workers’ compensation benefits can provide a safety net while you recover. Administered through the Missouri Department of Labor (DOL), these benefits act as a form of insurance to cover costs you incur. Depending on your situation and the extent of your injuries, benefits you may be entitled to include:
In the event your injuries or illness proves fatal, workers’ compensation offers survivors benefits which can help ensure your loved ones are provided for.
When work-related injuries or illnesses threaten your health and prevent you from working, the firm of Morrison, Webster & Carlton is here to help. Contact our Greene County workers’ compensation attorneys today and request a consultation to discuss your case.