Sunday, October 14, 2018

Hotel Housekeepers Worker's Compensation Benefits

colorado workers compensation attorneysHotel Housekeepers are covered by the workers' compensation system. Hotel housekeepers who have suffered injuries while working should speak with an experienced attorney if they have questions about obtaining workers' compensation benefits.

There are a variety of benefits and settlements for injured or ill workers that include but are not limited to: 

Medical benefits: The insurer will cover the costs for most medical treatment you need while you’re recovering from an on-the-job injury or illness.

Lost wages: The insurer should make up a portion of your lost wages in most cases.
If you don’t think your workplace has done enough to protect you, contact us today to discuss your rights. At Kaufman & Kaufman, LLC., our Colorado workers’ compensation attorneys will advocate your rights, and help you secure the benefits you need and deserve! 

Colorado workers’ compensation attorneys have been representing injured workers on the Western Slope of Colorado with over 72 years of combined experience. We strive to provide fair, honest, and aggressive representation. Call (970) 945-2396 now to schedule your FREE initial consultation!

Monday, October 1, 2018

8 Common Worker's Compensation Injuries for Hotel Housekeepers

colorado workers compensation attorneysHave you suffered from a work injury while working as a housekeeper?

Do you suffer from a repetitive strain injury? 

Are you wondering if you qualify for workers’ compensation?

These are just some of the injuries that hotel housekeepers can suffer while working:
  • Musculoskeletal injuries from flipping mattresses
  • Overexertion from pushing heavy carts
  • Exposure to toxic cleaning chemicals
  • Injuries suffered as the result of cleaning mirrors and bathroom fixtures in awkward postures
  • Slip-and-fall injuries suffered while cleaning showers and tubs
  • Repetitive motion injuries from dusting surfaces and stuffing pillow cases
  • Exposure to blood and other bodily secretions
  • Assaults by hotel guests and other staff members

Eligible for Workers’ Compensation? Contact an Experienced Colorado Worker’s Compensation Attorney!

If you have questions about your workers' compensation rights, speak to an experienced Colorado workers’ compensation attorney today! We make sure you and your case get the attention you deserve! (970) 945-2396