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Common Workers’ Comp Injuries Covered Under Richmond Disability Medical Benefits

When serious work-related accidents occur, people can suffer from Workers’ Comp injuries of varying degrees. In Richmond, a disability lawyer can help workers file a claim for these injuries and begin taking advantage of Workers’ Comp benefits, including medical benefits.

Generally speaking, any injury sustained while performing a work-related duty may be covered by Workers’ Compensation.

Workers’ Comp Injuries for Disability Benefits

Some of the most common Workers’ Comp injuries Richmond disability attorneys handle include: 

  • hand and wrist injuries;
  • back and neck injuries;
  • herniated disks;
  • paralysis;
  • amputation;
  • concussions and brain injuries;
  • knee injuries; and
  • shoulder damage, such a rotator cuff injuries.

You have a right to file for Workers’ Compensation and receive a host of benefits, including medical treatment benefits in Virginia. Car accidents, repetitive use injuries and traumatic accidents can all be included on a Workers’ Comp claim, as long as the injuries were sustained while you were on the job or performing a work-related function. 

Before you file a claim, consider talking to a Richmond disability attorney about your case. Oftentimes, you may be able to receive a better compensation package when you’ve got an attorney to fully explain your rights and benefits and push for a fair Workers’ Comp settlement. 

Contact an Attorney about Your Work Related Injury Claim

When you have difficulties with your work-related injury claim, a Virginia Workers’ Comp attorney can bear some of the burden you’ve been placed under. To get back on your feet, whether it means getting back to work or getting the benefits you deserve, order a copy of our free book, the Ultimate Guide to Workers’ Compensation in Virginia, and contact a Workers’ Comp attorney at the Injured Workers Law Firm for a no-cost consultation – 1-877-755-7744 or 1-804-755-7755.

About the Author:

The Injured Workers Law Firm is a Richmond, Virginia based firm solely focused on serving clients with workers' compensation claims in Virginia. If you have questions about your benefits or if you would like more information on the Virginia Workers’ Compensation system, order our book, “The Ultimate Guide to Workers’ Compensation in Virginia” , or call our office today (804) 755-7755.