An occupational disease is a chronic ailment that you develop from activities on the job. Contracting a disease at work makes you eligible for workers’ compensation benefits, but insurance companies and employers often try to prove that the disease was contracted outside of work so they aren’t liable for damages.
The occupational disease attorneys at Goldblatt + Singer have spent decades fighting for fair treatment and compensation for injured workers just like you. We’ve seen these cases before. We understand the challenges you’re facing. We can help.
Some of the most well known work-related diseases are:
Occupational diseases are wide-ranging and can also include mental and emotional illnesses along with physical ailments.
If you are suffering from a chronic disease caused by working conditions, you may be entitled to significant compensation and benefits. Goldblatt + Singer has been practicing occupational disease law since 1949, representing injured victims in over 25,000 cases. Partnering with a Goldblatt + Singer attorney is the crucial first step towards understanding your rights and successfully navigating the complicated legal battles you could encounter.
You’ve worked hard and deserve to be treated fairly in this unfair situation. Give us a call immediately for a free consultation, and let us show you how our extensive experience can help you get the compensation you deserve.