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Workplace injuries can occur in any industry, though some are more prone to on-the-job accidents than others. Anybody from a construction worker to a waitress is at risk of suffering significant occupational injuries or sustaining permanent disabilities. Workers’ compensation policies are designed to protect employers and employees alike after such injuries take place, but employees do not always receive fair compensation.
If you have suffered a workplace injury in St. Petersburg, you need legal representation from Catania and Catania to secure and defend your interests. Your employer’s insurance company has no commitment to give you every dollar in workers’ compensation benefits that you deserve, but the experienced attorneys at Catania and Catania do. We are here to fight for the benefits afforded to you under Florida law so you can heal and live without the fear of financial challenges.
Trust the Workers’ Compensation Experts at Catania and Catania
At Catania and Catania, we tackle every workers’ compensation case using the knowledge and insight we have gained throughout more than 25 years of serving the St. Petersburg area and beyond. We know better than anybody that workers’ compensation cases can become complex and frustrating. If your employer has mishandled your claim or you feel you are not being offered the compensation to which you are entitled, call us to advocate on your behalf.
Common Workplace Injuries and Claims
Workers’ compensation is a no-fault insurance program required by law in Florida to compensate employees who are injured or become ill due to job-related duties. It was put into place to prevent injured employees from facing financial devastation after an accident.
Workers’ compensation benefits cover the most important financial costs after an injury, including medical care and a portion of your regular salary. Some of the most common workplace accidents and injuries in St. Petersburg include:
- Falls from heights
- Slip and fall incidents
- Repetitive motion injuries
- Vehicle accidents
- Machinery injuries
Get the Workers’ Compensation You Deserve With Our Help
It is your employer’s responsibility to commence the workers’ compensation process after your proper notification. If your employer fails to act appropriately or if you feel you are not receiving fair compensation, call (727) 895-8545 to schedule your free case evaluation with Catania and Catania today. Our team of workers’ compensation experts will help you understand your rights and determine if you have a case to take forward.