Individuals injured in the workplace are often victims of circumstances which proper planning and procedures may have been able to prevent. Because of a workplace injury, an injured individual may have become temporarily or permanently disabled, forever changing a person’s quality of life and generating medical bills which can be overwhelming. Whether you or someone close has been injured in the workplace, Shepard O’Donnell is the firm you can trust to get the compensation you deserve.

Workplace Injuries Examples

Although the possible types of injuries suffered in the workplace are countless, some examples of injuries which have resulted in favorable results include the following:

  • Burns
  • Electric shocks
  • Eye injury, including vision impairment or blindness
  • Hearing impairment or loss
  • Broken bones
  • Skin diseases or disorders
  • Respiratory conditions
  • Knee and ankle injuries
  • Neck, shoulder, or back injuries
  • Falls from roofs, ladders, and scaffolds
  • Trauma from falling or flying objects
  • Wounds or amputations from being squeezed, caught, crushed, pinched, or compressed between two or more objects, or between parts of an object
  • Violence


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Shepard O’Donnell successfully litigated the case of a railroad worker who was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma (‘NHL”) at the age of 61. The Shepard O’Donnell team was able to get the client and his family a significant settlement.

How Shepard O'Donnell Helps Victims of Workplace Injuries

When pursuing litigation, working with an attorney who has a reputation for results, compassionate representation, and responsive communication channels is a must. The lawyers at Shepard O’Donnell have helped hundreds of clients, many of whom were affected by workplace injuries. If you or someone close has been hurt at work through no fault of their own, a lawsuit may be able to be pursued. Talk to us for a free consultation.