Construction workers are exposed to many hazards in their line of work and face an increased risk of getting injured. All employers in Minneapolis are required by law to provide workers’ compensation benefits to their employees.
If you are a construction worker and you have been injured on the job, contact Kemmitt, Sanford, & Kramer Law PLLC. Our Minneapolis workers’ compensation attorneys have the resources, knowledge, and experience to walk you through the workers’ compensation process, protect your legal rights, and help you receive the benefits you are entitled to. To learn more about your legal options, contact our firm to schedule a free case evaluation.
At Kemmitt, Sanford, & Kramer Law PLLC, we primarily help clients with workers’ compensation cases and long-term disability cases. We are proficient with all aspects of Minneapolis workers’ compensation law and will best advocate for you during this complicated process. Our experienced attorneys can benefit your workers’ compensation case by:
Even though there are safety protocols in place to protect construction workers on-site, accidents can still happen. Construction injuries can occur in a variety of ways, including equipment malfunction, slip and fall accidents, and injuries due to heavy lifting.
Under the Minnesota Workers’ Compensation Law, any construction worker injured on the job is entitled to workers’ compensation benefits as long as they are classified as an employee. Sometimes, employers and insurance companies can misinform their employees about their rights and unfairly deny their workers’ compensation claims. In these cases, an experienced attorney can step in, defend your rights, and help you fight for your right to compensation.
If you have been injured while doing your job as a construction worker, follow these steps: