What’s a worker’s comp injury?

You are here: Home » What’s a worker’s comp injury

Worker’s compensation injuries happen during your time employed at a particular company or business. These injuries could be caused by a one-time accident at the workplace such as a slip and fall injury. Other injuries may show up with time. These are classified as repetitive stress injuries. Sometimes it’s an occupational disease. This is a health issue or illness caused my exposure to harmful chemicals and other hazards.

Identifying the types of injuries in your case


At Gallardo law Firm we can answer any questions you may have regarding your worker’s compensation injury. Some of the most common types of injuries we can help you with include:

  • Head injuries
  • Neck injuries
  • Back and spinal cord injuries
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Hand injuries
  • Shoulder injuries
  • Knee injuries

Some cases may include several injuries, which will make the whole claims process more complex. We are committed to assisting with your Florida workers'comp case and finding the best possible legal outcome.

Workplace injuries that happened in the past

What happens with old injuries? Did you receive worker’s comp benefits for these injuries? Employees who have collected benefits for previous injuries or who currently have injuries caused by a pre-existing condition will find it difficult to receive compensation from their insurance company. With a knowledgeable attorney by your side, you will be able to protect yourself and receive all the benefits you are entitled to receive.

Fatal accidents in the workplace

Work accidents can occur any time and unfortunately they can also take the lives of your loved ones. We are conscious of the trauma associated with fatal work accidents. Our attorneys can help you collect your workers' compensation death benefits.

Your initial consultation

If you or a loved one has suffered work-related injuries, contact us today at (305) 261-7000 and schedule your initial consultation with one of our experienced attorneys. Hablamos Español