Most Common Workplace Accident Scenarios

As much as you try to avoid them, accidents can still happen in the work place. If you have been in a workplace accident that wasn’t your fault, get your free evaluation to see if you are able to qualify for workers’ compensation.

Most Common Accidents

Each workplace is unique, therefore there are many different accidents that can occur. Below is a list of the most common injuries as categorized by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

  • Over Exertion
  • Falls, Slips, Trips
  • Contact With Objects/Equipment
  • Transportation
  • Workplace Violence/Injuries By Animals
  • Exposure to Harmful Substances
  • Miscellaneous
  • Fire and Explosions

What To Do If You Are In An Accident

If you are in an accident at work, if you are physically able to, you should being gathering evidence immediately. The strength of the evidence that you present will be a major factor in determining the success of your case.

Start by gathering evidence of the scenario that caused the accident. This can include pictures, security camera footage, and eye-witnesses that can back up what happened. In addition, you should gather evidence of the damages that you sustained due to the accident. This can include medical expenses and a diagnosis from your doctor.

More Information On The Most Common Accidents:

Learn more information on the most common accidents in the workplace: