• Traumatic Injury Claims in Springfield Illinois

    Every job has its own distinct set of risks, and some jobs have more risk than others. Construction, machinery, and other physically demanding labor jobs tend to be more dangerous, especially if the equipment isn’t operated properly. Whenever dangerous equipment is involved, there is always the potential of a traumatic injury. If you are dealing with a work-related injury that results in intensive medical care, consider contacting LaMarca Law Office. We offer the best legal advice on how to file your workers’ comp claim and represent you through the entire process, advocating for what you are rightfully owed.

  • Common Causes of Traumatic Injuries

    Traumatic injuries can happen at any time. While jobs involving construction and machines tend to be more at risk for these injuries, they can happen at any job. There also could be a number of reasons as to why a traumatic injury happens, such as:

  • • Slip & Falls
    • Car Accidents
    • Fallen Objects
    • Fire

  • • Explosion
    • Electrical Lines
    • Gas Lines

  • • Faulty Tools
    • Faulty Machinery
    • Workplace Negligence

  • What Makes It a Traumatic Injury?

    Typically, any event that requires immediate medical attention can be classified as a traumatic injury. Several things could cause such an injury, including:

  • • Brain Injuries
    • Back Injuries
    • Neck Injuries
    • Spinal Cord Injuries

  • • Paralysis
    • Burns
    • Electrocution
    • Vision/Hearing Loss

  • • Scarring
    • Disfigurement
    • Fractures
    • Amputations

  • When Should You File a Claim

    It isn’t uncommon for a traumatic injury to leave the victim disabled or temporarily unable to work for a certain amount of time. If you suffered a traumatic injury at work, we can help advocate for your financial compensation. Contact LaMarca Law Office for a free legal consultation. We have experience representing workers who have undergone a traumatic injury while working on the job. In the case of a death, we can file wrongful death suits on behalf of your family.