Burn injuries suffered on-the-job often occur in a split instance and are completely unexpected. Consequently, the injuries suffered can be catastrophic. A burn is an injury to the skin or other organic tissue primarily caused by heat, or friction. Skin injuries due to ultraviolet radiation, radioactivity, electricity or chemicals, as well as respiratory damage resulting from smoke inhalation, are also considered to be burns. Short and long …
Traumatic amputation cases transform the lives of injured workers and their families in an instant. Workers of all ages suffer traumatic amputations but each person’s experience is unique both medically and psychologically.
Sustaining a knee or leg injury on the job is an immediate cause for concern. Falls and sudden twisting motions can frequently cause severe injuries to the knee. Knee injuries can be very painful and severely limit your mobility.
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS), formerly referred to as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD), is a disorder that causes lasting pain, usually in an arm or leg, when the sympathetic nervous system gets mixed signals and turns on after an injury but fails to turn off. CRPS can occur after an amputation, burn, fracture or relatively minor surgery. The pain can spread to other parts of your body. Early diagnosis of CRPS and appropriate intervention by pain management physicians offer the best options for treatment and chronic pain control. We have considerable expertise handling CRPS cases and we pride ourselves on selecting the best medical providers to offer state of the art treatment to our clients.
Traumatic Brain injuries occur when there is a disruption in the normal function of the brain that can be caused by a severe bump, blow, jolt to the head or penetrating head injuries. They are one of the major causes of death and disability in the United States. Traumatic brain injuries most often results from falls, motor vehicle accidents or incidents when someone is struck by or against an object. If you, a friend, or family member has suffered a work related traumatic brain injury, we have the knowledge and experience to help.
If you have been involved in an industrial accident that crushed or amputated any part of your body, we can help. We have worked with many clients who have suffered amputations when a part of their body was caught in an industrial machine.
Carpal tunnel syndrome and cubital tunnel syndrome are two types of repetitive motion injuries that frequently occur in the workplace. If you have carpal tunnel or cubital tunnel syndrome as a result of your work-related duties, turn to our experienced and knowledgeable staff at the law office of Sadow & Froy.
If you have sustained an on-the-job injury to your upper extremity – whether it is your hand, wrist, elbow or arm – you may be entitled to receive workers’ compensation benefits. To understand your rights under the law, trust your hand, wrist, elbow or arm injury case to an attorney who can effectively explain the workers’ compensation law to you.
If your shoulder has been injured at work, you are in pain, and you are unsure of your rights for seeking workers’ compensation benefits, turn to an experienced lawyer at the office of Sadow & Froy.
Hip injuries often involve surgical repair. They limit your mobility and require extensive rehabilitation and physical therapy. Even after the healing process has been completed, clients with hip injuries have permanent disabilities.