Jobs where heavy lifting or other physical work is required place a great strain on employees’ shoulders. The musculoskeletal structure of the shoulder contains several parts, and untreated injuries could lead to lifelong impairments. Getting quick, effective help should be your priority, and the workers’ compensation system is designed to help victims of employment-related injuries and illnesses get the funds they need to pay for medical costs and lost wages. Unfortunately, proving your case can be difficult, and you might need a skilled Kentucky lawyer to present your side. At Michael D. Lindsey, in Bowling Green, I advocate for victims of workplace shoulder injuries and other types of conditions suffered in the course of employment. No matter what in particular caused your shoulder ailment, I’ll fight to secure the benefits you deserve.
Shoulder injuries usually don’t go away on their own, so it’s best to take assertive action if you’ve been hurt at work. Whether the claim relates to a dislocation, impingement, repetitive stress injury or some other condition, my firm offers a free initial consultation, so we can discuss such key factors as:
In workers’ compensation proceedings and personal injury lawsuits against negligent third parties, I serve as a strong advocate to help victims get the payment they need to cover medical costs, lost income and more.
At Michael D. Lindsey, in Bowling Green, I handle workers’ compensation and personal injury claims for Kentucky employees who have suffered shoulder injuries on the job. To make an appointment for a free consultation, please call 270-282-4710 or contact me online.