St. Joseph Hospital Work Injuries and Illnesses
Workers in hospitals such as St. Joseph Hospital face unique risks while working in a hospital setting.
According to the Occupational Safety Health Administration (OSHA), hospital workers are more likely to suffer a work related injury than workers in the construction and manufacturing industries.
Unfortunately, the injuries inflicted upon many St. Joseph Hospital employees can be life altering. In fact, The Bureau of Labor Statistics has reported that hospital workers, such as those working at St. Joseph Hospital, sustain injuries ranging from broken bones, puncture wounds, back injuries and other serious injuries.
Also unique to hospital workers, at St Joseph and other medical facilities, are work related injures related to exposure to harmful substances and violent patients.
Regardless if you have suffered a back or leg injury, or if you have contracted a disease or other illness as a result of your employment at St. Hospital, a workers compensation attorney can mean the difference between receiving the benefits you are legally entitled to and allowing an insurance company to run your life.
Contact the Law Office of Michael J. Holmes and received a free consultation with Orange Counties premier employee rights attorney. Call 714-202-0217 and speak with your St. Joseph Hospital work injury attorney today.