Workers’ comp law in Baltimore is a no-fault system. This means that an employee may be covered under workers’ compensation even if he or she made a mistake that led to the injury. However, it’s still important to take precautions in the workplace to protect yourself and reduce the possibility of having to file a workers’ compensation lawsuit.
When you watch this video, you’ll learn about some of the most common office hazards and how to eliminate them. This video identifies tripping hazards like cables, loose flooring, and recycling bins or other items placed in walkways. You’ll also get some tips on preventing falls from elevated positions. Unfortunately, not all accidents are preventable. If you do become injured, consider speaking with a workers’ compensation lawyer right away.