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Hazardous Jobs In New Jersey

New Jersey is full of dangerous and life-threatening jobs that often cause serious injuries to workers in those fields. We can help you get the compensation you deserve.

What Are the Most Dangerous Jobs In New Jersey?

Mining and Construction are the two most dangerous jobs in the US. These include jobs in the mining industry, and also jobs in construction. Law Enforcement and Emergency Services are the second most dangerous job.

Workers who handle hazardous materials face a high risk of being injured or dying. Mining and construction account for most of these accidents. Even though workers know about the dangers, they must still use them because there is no other option.



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15 Jobs That Often Cause Workers' Compensation Claims In NJ

  • Installers and repairers of electrical power lines
  • Police and sheriff's patrol officers
  • Construction employees
  • First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers, and repairers
  • Agricultural workers
  • Logging employees
  • Groundskeepers
  • Aircraft pilots and flight engineers
  • Construction trades and extraction workers' first-line supervisors
  • Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers
  • Drivers/sales employees and truck drivers
  • Structural iron and steelworkers
  • Collectors of garbage and recyclable materials
  • Roofers
  • Fishermen and related fishing workers

Work Injuries Often Due To Neglect

OSHA has found many workplace accidents that could lead to death. Employees are often not given proper protective gear. Workers are also not allowed to sleep during the day. There are also many other safety violations that could cause an accident.

At The Disability Guys Michael Kalmus Attorney At Law, we know how important it is to get the right legal representation when facing an on-the-work accident. We want to help you understand your rights and options. Call us now to speak with an experienced attorney about your case.

If You Are Seriously Injured At Work, Do You Need A Lawyer?

You may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. However, it is important that you get the right advice and representation from an experienced personal injury solicitor. The following article will help you understand what you should consider when deciding whether or not to seek legal assistance.

The Benefits Of Hiring A Work Injury Lawyer

Work injury attorneys can provide valuable services to people who have been hurt due to another person or business's negligence. They can help you file a claim against the negligent party, negotiate settlements, and represent you in court if necessary. If you hire a work injury lawyer, you can expect:

  • Legal Advice – Your lawyer will advise you about your case and answer any questions you might have. He or she will explain your rights and obligations under the law, as well as the possible consequences of filing a lawsuit.
  • Expert Witness Support – You may need to call expert witnesses to testify about medical issues and damages. Lawyers can assist you in finding qualified experts and preparing their testimony.
  • Litigation Services – When you decide to sue someone, you have to go through several steps before you can file suit. Your lawyer will take care of all this for you. He or she will prepare documents needed to start a lawsuit, such as summonses and complaints.
  • Settlement Negotiations – If a settlement seems like a good option, your lawyer will try to reach one. This can save you time and money.
  • Court Representation – If you end up going to court, your lawyer will represent you there. He or she will make sure that everything goes smoothly, and he or she will keep track of all the paperwork involved in the process.

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