The Texas Department of Insurance reported that the incidence rate of nonfatal injuries and illnesses in private industry was 2.2 cases per 100 equivalent full-time workers in 2016. The total number of nonfatal injuries and illnesses reported for 2016 was 185,299. These statistics demonstrate that too many Texans are at risk every day while performing their duties. In fact, the National Safety Council gave the Lone Star State an ‘F’ grade in its 2018 State of Safety report when it came to workplace safety.
Regardless your occupation or industry, if you sustained a work-related injury or illness due to unsafe work conditions, you may be entitled to compensation from your employer or through workers’ compensation. But proving unsafe work conditions can be an extremely difficult and lengthy process, which is why you need the best possible lawyer.
You need Morgan Bourque.
A former prosecutor, Morgan is experienced in all types of injury claims stemming from unsafe work conditions. His strong track record of verdicts and favorable settlements continually demonstrate his status as one of Texas’ leading work-related accident lawyers. Unsafe work conditions exist in every business and workplace, and Morgan knows that no two work-related accidents are identical. That’s why he collaborates with experts to reconstruct accident scenes, collect evidence and clearly explain to juries and judges how unsafe conditions caused your injury.
Morgan has litigated all types of claims stemming from unsafe conditions, including:
- Asbestos and other toxic exposure
- Poorly-maintained foundations
- Unsanitary conditions
- Lack of machinery guarding
- Workplace violence / Inadequate security
- Hazardous materials
- Falling objects
- and much more.
WHY YOU NEED A TEXAS WORK-RELATED ACCIDENT LAWYER
Workers injured due to unsafe conditions are usually entitled to compensation for their pain, suffering and medical costs. However, employers and insurance companies will regularly challenge who was at fault and often minimize the seriousness of your injury in an effort to reduce the compensation payment you deserve.
You need an experienced accident lawyer who specializes in unsafe work conditions to negotiate with the insurance companies, investigate the cause of the incident, obtain videos, identify witnesses, prove who was at fault and properly evaluate and present your injuries to ensure you receive maximum compensation.
Morgan Bourque is the work-related accident lawyer you need.
Morgan takes great pride in fighting for the rights of hard-working injured men and women and leaves no stone unturned when seeking compensation for past and future medical expenses, pain and suffering, lost wages and psychological distress.
If you or a loved one has been injured or killed due to unsafe work conditions, you need a protector and a fighter. Morgan Bourque is the work-related accident lawyer you can depend on for the compensation you need and the justice you deserve.