Morizio Law Firm, P.C.

Board-Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialist

Serving injured workers throughout Connecticut
Board Certified | Workers' Compensation Specialist | Connecticut Bar Association
Free Consultation 866-225-9496

Are you to blame for an injury in your dangerous job?

The simple answer is no. Even if you chose to work in a dangerous, high-stress job, you still have a right to workers' compensation if you are injured.

In Connecticut, workers' compensation is a no-fault system. This means that a worker who is injured on the job can get compensation regardless of who is at fault for the injury. So, even if you chose your profession or made a risky choice at work that caused your injury, you are entitled to benefits.

Injuries from accidents and from the nature of your work

As a paramedic or EMT, you face challenges and high-stress situations every day. You could injure your back or joints when lifting a patient. You may be a victim of assault on the job and sustain serious injuries. You could also develop hypertension, a heart condition or a repetitive stress injury over time.

These are just a few examples of the types of injuries you can develop as a part of your job. And all of these types of work injuries entitle you to workers' compensation benefits. Workers' compensation benefits cover medical treatment, and they can also cover a portion of your lost wages.

Don't' blame yourself. Take action.

Whether your injury developed over time or in an unexpected accident at work, you have the right to compensation. An attorney can help you understand the process to file a claim, and your lawyer can also help you if your claim is denied.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
  • Super Lawyers | Lawrence F. Morizio | 5 years
  • Avvo Rating | 10.0 Superb | Workers Compensation
  • Morizio Law Firm, P.C. BBB Business Review
  • AV | Preeminent Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence
Email Us For a Response

Free Consultation With A SpecialistAttorney Morizio Will Respond Directly and Promptly To Your Inquiry

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Morizio Law Firm, P.C.
6580 Main Street
Suite 200
Stratford, CT 06614

Toll Free: 866-225-9496
Toll Free: 866-225-9496
Fax: 203-386-9714
Map & Directions

Toll Free: 866-225-9496 | Fax: 203-386-9714