Rhode Island worker holding a heavy packageA Rhode Island man received an out of court settlement after severely injuring his back. The man was at work and receiving the delivery of a large object. The delivery driver, from another company, asked the man to help unload the object when it shifted and caused severe injury to his back. He contacted an experienced Warwick injury lawyer at d’Oliveira & Associates. They remained jointly liable for the case along with another law firm, who has extensive experience in workers’ compensation and personal injury. After a third party lawsuit was filed against the delivery company, the case was settled out of court for $450,000. In addition to the settlement, the man received workers’ compensation benefits for being injured at work.

Obtaining compensation for a work place accident can be difficult because there can be multiple parties involved. There can be different people who could be held accountable for the injury such as the employer or a third party that comes to the workplace. In these types of injury cases, it is crucial to have an experienced Warwick injury lawyer that can manage the entire case and obtain compensation from all of the responsible parties involved.

Back Injury lawyer meeting injured clientIf you or someone you know has been injured from an accident, contact one of our experienced Warwick injury lawyers located at 88, Suite F, Jefferson Blvd., Warwick, RI 02888. You may be entitled to compensation for your medical bills, lost income and pain and suffering, among other losses. No fees are received unless you win an award or settlement. For a free (no obligation) case evaluation, call us today at 401-490-6907 or toll free at 1-800-992-6878. You may also fill out our contact form online.

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Paul d’Oliveira

Attorney Paul d’Oliveira has been practicing personal injury and disability law for over 30 years. He started his personal injury law practice in 1989 with two offices in Fall River, MA and East Providence, RI. Today his firm has 16 offices in RI and Southeastern, MA.

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