Wyoming Workers' Compensation

Government Workers – Workers’ Compensation Lawyers – Wyoming

Government Worker – Workers Compensation Lawsuit - Wyoming Burg SimpsonState workers are by no means immune to the injury accidents that affect every other office workers in Wyoming. They may trip over torn carpeting. Or they could slip on the snow-covered steps leading into the office. Government workers certainly suffer the same aches and pains associated with a poorly designed workstation. Just because you work in a government job does not mean that Wyoming workers’ compensation does not apply to you too.

While certain federal employees are covered by their own specialized plans, such as railroad workers and postal employees, most state and municipal employees fall under the purview of Wyoming’s workers’ compensation law, like private industry employees. If you are a state or local employee and you have been injured at work, get in touch with Burg Simpson’s work-related injury lawyers in Wyoming by calling 307-527-7891 or you can fill out our Free Case Evaluation form right now.

The compensation attorneys at Burg Simpson have handled hundreds of Wyoming workers' compensation cases over the years. We have worked on claims for state government workers’ who have sustained injuries from:

  • Work environments plagued by poor ergonomics, such as ill-fitting office chairs and outdated desks.
  • Slips and falls, whether inside the office or in the parking lot.
  • Injuries from repetitive motion, such typing and/or filing.
  • Sprains and strains.
  • Injuries sustained from heavy lifting, usually involving heavy boxes or files.
  • Accidents from faulty office equipment and machinery, which can be particularly dangerous.
  • Tripping on out-of-place objects that are jutting into hallways.
  • Eyestrain as a result of poor lighting.

If you have been hurt at the office, we can help you navigate through the complexities of Wyoming workers' compensation laws. We also make sure you get legal help:

  • Securing fair compensation for your injuries.
  • Getting the quality medical treatment and healthcare you need.
  • Receiving financial compensation for any workplace injury and any other related expenses.
  • Applying for additional Social Security benefits, if appropriate.
  • Determining third-party personal injury lawsuit options if your injury was caused, at least in part, by someone other than your employer.

If you have been hurt in an office accident, call our Wyoming office at 307-527-7891 to discuss your options for filing a workers compensation claim.

Our Lawyers in Wyoming Can Help

If you are a government worker who has been hurt on the job, do not wait to call us before it is too late. After you get medical attention and report the incident to your employer, call the Wyoming workers’ compensation lawyers at Burg Simpson. Fill out our Free Case Evaluation Form right now or call the Cody office of Burg Simpson at 307-527-7891. We offer a free, no-obligation consultation. Better yet, if you decide to work with us, we operate on a contingency basis. That means we do not get paid unless you do.

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