A tragic workplace accident in Ambridge, Pennsylvania has caused severe lower body injuries to a steel worker. The worker was transported to a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania area hospital after the incident. The injuries were caused when the man's leg was crushed by a piece of pipe in a Beaver County steel fabrication plant.
If you or a loved one has been involved in a workplace injury, it is critical that you seek representation as quickly as possible. Often times workplace injuries can lead to workers' compensation but an experienced attorney will be able to maximize your workers' compensation and exhaust all resources to help you with a third party claim as well.
Typically, because of workers' compensation law, you can not sue your employer in a third party suit. However, a seasoned team of personal injury lawyers will look into all ways possible to maximize your recovery and help you with a third party claim in addition to your workers' compensation claim.
If you have been injured in a workplace accident, call the workers' compensation and personal injury attorneys at Dallas W. Hartman, P.C. today for a free case evaluation at 1-800-777-4081.
Source: KDKA. "Worker's Leg Crushed By Pipe At Ambridge Steel Fabricating Plant". 12 June 15.