The Dangers Facing Sanitation Workers
Sanitation workers face a number of on-the-job risks. If you have been injured working as a garbage collector, sewage worker, in pollution control or another sanitation job, it is important to have an experienced workers’ compensation lawyer on your side.
At Martin Law, our attorneys understand the risks facing sanitation workers and are prepared to help. We have more than 30 years of experience helping injured workers throughout Philadelphia and the surrounding areas.
Please contact us online or by telephone at 215.587.8400 for a free consultation with an experienced Philadelphia sanitation worker injury lawyer.
Garbage Truck Accidents
Sanitation workers are exposed to wide range of risks, including:
- Back injuries from repeated lifting
- Exposure to toxic gases such as methane and hydrogen sulfide
- Skin infections
- Respiratory problems
- Garbage truck accidents
If you have suffered an on-the-job injury as a sanitation worker, you may have steep medical bills and may miss work. Our lawyers are well-versed in federal and Pennsylvania workers’ compensation laws and will work to see to it that you are compensated at the highest scheduled rate.
Have you been injured while working in sanitation? Contact attorneys who understand the value of your disability claim and who will stand up for your rights. We offer a free consultation, and there are no attorney fees for representing you in hearings or appeals unless we win your case.