Work related accidents aren’t relegated to the job site or office. Many people are injured every day driving cars as a part of their job. If you’ve been hurt in a car accident related to work, you may be entitled to worker’s compensation. In addition to worker’s compensation, you may be entitled to other damages depending on the nature of your accident. You need an experienced lawyer to determine what damages you are entitled to.
Call the work related car accident lawyers at the Frickey Law Firm today if you’ve been involved in a worked related car accident. Typically, you will eligible for worker’s compensation even if the accident was your fault. Our lawyers have experience covering drivers performing a wide array of functions including:
- Taxi drivers
- UPS/FedEx/USPS drivers
- Commercial truck drivers
- Bicycle couriers
There are some circumstances where you will not be eligible for worker’s compensation in the event of a work related car accident. These circumstances include:
- Driving under the influence
- Injuring yourself while engaging in horseplay with another employee
- When you were performing a non-work related function in your vehicle
- Intentionally injuring another person or yourself
You may also have to fight with the insurance company over what compensation you deserve. The insurance company may try and push you back into work before you are ready. In the event of a dispute with the insurance company after a work related car accident, we will consult our own medical experts to ensure you return to work only when necessary and that you get the compensation you deserve.
Work related car accidents happen all the time but no two accidents are the same. That is why you need an experienced Denver work related car accident lawyer working for you to make sure you receive the proper compensation for your injuries. Contact the Frickey Law Firm for a free consultation today.