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Personal Injury, Worker’s Compensation and Disability Attorneys from Accident Recovery Team’s past cases.

Workers Compensation Case: Elderly Injury

In this particular workers compensation case an elderly woman was injured at her place of employement. After she completed treatment and returned to work, her insurance carrier contacted the woman and claimed they had overpaid and she, the victim, owed the company money. The woman called us to review the matter and her benefits, and we hired a medical expert. Immediately prior to trial, the insurance carrier settled by paying her $65,000. 

Workers Compensation

 

Workers Compensation: Back Injury of a Health Professional

A certified nursing aide sustained a serious low-back injury attempting to lift an elderly patient from a chair with the assistance of a coworker in this workers compensation case. We successfully argued that the injury was related to work and not primarily the result of previous degeneration or injury. As a result, the worker received medical… Continue Reading

Workers Compensation: Repetitive-Use Micro Trauma

This particular workers compensation case involved an aircraft assembly worker developed carpal tunnel injuries and repetitive damage to both of his elbows and shoulders after performing repetitive activities in cramped quarters and in awkward positions over the course of his employment. We successfully demonstrated that the prevailing factor behind his injuries were his work activities,… Continue Reading

Workers Compensation Claim: Oil Field Employee Death

An oil field worker was killed while driving to a remote work site for this workers compensation claim. The insurance company denied the claim, arguing it was not work related since the employee was merely driving to work, which is not covered under Kansas workers’ compensation law. We argued that when travel is an inherent… Continue Reading

Workers Compensation Case: Electrician Ladder Fall

An electrician was working on a ladder against the side of a house in this particular workers compensation case while using a battery-powered drill to install equipment. He had laid the drill on a rung of the ladder above his head while he worked with other tools. The next thing he knew, he was waking up… Continue Reading

Car Accident: Texting & Driving

This particular severe car accident involving a husband and wife took place when a young adult was texting and driving. The couple’s car had broken down and a good Samaritan stopped to help. All three were standing between the two vehicles on the shoulder when the young adult rear ended the first car. This impact… Continue Reading

Car Accident Case: Traumatic Brain Injury

  In this particular car accident case, our client was a passenger in a vehicle that hit a car after it pulled out in front of them. She suffered a traumatic brain injury and was ultimately out of her job. The at-fault car owner’s insurance offered low policy limits.  Since this did not fully cover… Continue Reading

Workers’ Compensation Case: Stairway Accident

In this specific workers’ compensation case, a young teacher was injured after falling down a flight of stairs. This specific personal injury case happened while she at work.  Unfortunately, she suffered injuries to her back which required substantial medical treatment. Accident Recovery Team’s attorneys secured medical treatment compensation.  In addition she received both off-work pay… Continue Reading