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Violence in the Workplace Clauses in Greater Hartford

If you or a loved one have suffered from violence in the workplace resulting in an injury both mental or physical, you could be liable for compensation. With extensive knowledge of The Connecticut Workers Compensation Act, the people of Costello, Coombes & Brown are not only highly experienced workers’ compensation attorneys but also dedicated to defending your rights. Our trusted experts will provide victims a strategy that benefits your current situation.

When You Experience Violence in the Workplace

Workplace violence can be characterized by any act or threat of physical violence, harassment, intimidation, or other threatening behavior that occurs in the workplace. It varies through many categories including verbal and physical threats, to other aspects including property damage, and even potentially homicide. Any act that falls under the listings above or any alternative act that causes fear or injury can be classified as workplace violence.  These workplace aggression forms can vary from actions including, shootings and/or muggings, physical fights, threats by employees or employers, sexual harassment, and race/gender/sexual orientation cruelty. In addition, workplace violence is often identified in five groups including:
  • Criminal Intent
  • Customer/Client
  • Worker-to-Worker
  • Domestic Violence
  • Ideological Violence

Filing a Violence in the Workplace Claim

At Costello, Coombes, and Brown LLP. we can handle all aspects of a personal injury lawsuit based on violence in the workplace. We know that your losses can go beyond the physical injury and can include lost wages or income, expensive medical bills and any psychological trauma. We will identify all your issues and help you get full and fair compensation for all your losses.    According to OSHA, there are over 2 million victims of violence in the workplace ever year. You are more likely to experience an issue if you work with the following:
  • Working late nights
  • Working in high crime areas
  • Working with money or financial credentials
  • Working with mentally unstable patients (hospitals, law enforcements, service workers etc.)  
Filing a Third Party Claim:
If you want to receive the full compensation you deserve, it might be necessary to make what is known as a third-party claim. This type of claim is fought against an employer or individual who could be responsible for your injury or discomfort in your workplace in any type of way. We will be able to provide not only our support and help during this issue that you must deal with, we will also ensure to get respect your rights, in the way you deserve. That being said, we will be look into benefits including:
  • Helping with medical bills from potential injuries
  • Payment of partial wages if this issue has made you take time off
  • Educational/occupational training for a potential new profession and workplace.
  At CCB Law serving greater Hartford we are ready to formulate a plan against any violence in the workplace issue or mishap that you may have suffered from. If this issue is because of your employer or manager, they have failed to implement proper OSHA standards. If this is the case, your employer’s workers’ compensation insurance should cover the costs of your damages. In the case that your worker’s compensation claim is denied or you’re in need of assistance working with a denied claim, you can find support in a professional, knowledgeable injury lawyer provided by Costello, Coombes and Brown, LLP.    

How Costello, Coombes, and Brown Can Help You

With over 30 years of combined experience, we provide our Greater Hartford clients with the help they need in order to recover compensation for their injuries. We have great knowledge and experience handling cases involving Connecticut’s violence in the workplace laws, and we work extremely hard in order to hold third parties at fault responsible for their wrongful actions.

Your Trusted Violence in the Workplace Attorneys

In the Greater Hartford area, we are dedicated law professionals who are willing to help you fight to win your case. Considering our many years of experience within these fields, we have seen a number of victories over the years for those who come to Costello, Coombes, and Brown. You should not hesitate to contact us, since you shouldn’t be fighting alone. Contact us at (860) 903-8726 for consultation towards your claim today.


Experienced Attorneys in Hartford for Over 30 Years

At the law office of Costello, Coombes and Brown, LLP, we provide a personal touch in all of our cases. We believe that the more in tune we are with our clients, the better the outcome will be. We are always accessible for our clients in Hartford and the surrounding Connecticut towns. We have litigated for dozens of cases over the past three decades for a variety of personal injury cases.

Personal Injury Cases we Assist With in Hartford:

Workers’ Compensation Attorneys in Hartford

Aggressively pursuing our client’s rights and vigorously protecting their interests

At Costello, Coombes and Brown, LLP, we’ve successfully helped numerous individuals who have suffered injuries at the fault of another parties’ negligence. When you’ve experienced an accident on the job, it’s best to trust a personal injury attorney or more specifically, a workers’ compensation attorney in Hartford.

Navigating through a Workers’ Compensation case is not easy. Both, Kevin W. Coombes and Frank V. Costello, are board certified Workers’ Compensation specialists who can walk you through the entire process, helping you make your claim all the way until the completion of the case. We will aggressively negotiate for our Hartford clients to receive the full and fair compensation that they are entitled to. 

Social Security Disability Attorneys in Hartford

Providing sound, practical advice for our clients in Hartford and throughout Connecticut

Applying for Hartford Social Security Disability benefits can be lengthy and complicated. Due to the nature of the claim you wish to process, it’s best to find an advocate who has your best interests in mind. The Hartford Social Security Disability lawyers at Costello, Coombes, and Brown, can do just that! We’ll carefully and precisely walk you through the entire process, helping you not only understand what needs to be completed but increasing your chances of receiving benefits. By receiving expert legal advice from our attorneys, we’ll help you stay away from additional reviews or appeals for your case.

If you are suffering from a physical or mental illness that is preventing you from working, you may be entitled to Social Security disability benefits. Reach out to one of our personal injury lawyers who specialize in Social Security Disability to receive the assistance you deserve.

The Experience & Compassion You Need, When You Need It

When you find yourself in a difficult situation, whether from an injury on the job or a disability hindering you from working, you can find solace in a professional, experienced personal injury lawyer at Costello, Coombes and Brown, LLP.

We are passionate about helping our Hartford clients receive the compensation they deserve, and our history proves it. We have experience in hundreds of Workers’ Compensation claims and Social Security Disability claims, working until the very end to receive the most beneficial outcome. To get started, call us at 860-560-0468 or fill out our contact form.

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unless you are compensated for your injury.

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