If You Were Hurt By A Hoyer, You May Need A Lawyer

Have you recently been injured by a Hoyer lift while on the job? The dedicated lawyers and staff of Krasno Krasno & Onwudinjo want to arm you with the knowledge to know your rights when it comes to being hurt and workers’ compensation. Download our free E-book to get the knowledge that you need to better understand how the legal system works so that you can navigate it better.


You, a nurse or healthcare assistant, work hard. You are in healthcare because you want to help people. It’s not for the money. While helping someone who can no longer help themselves be mobile, you’re using a Hoyer lift and you get hurt in the process. Hoyer lifts are supposed to make lifting safer, but still, injuries often occur because of them.


Don’t Be Left to Fight Alone

Now that you’re the one who is in need, after all of the time you spent helping others, your employer turns their back on you. Your superior denies that you got hurt on the job. The administrators doubt your story and claim that your injury happened elsewhere. After all your hard work and dedication to others, you are abandoned by those who are responsible for putting you here in this issue of health.

You Deserve Better

You are important to us. You are not just another case number, you are not just another person, and you’re not just another notch on our belt. You need help and we want to help you work through your work injury. We are the best workers’ compensation lawyer in Pennsylvania and will work tirelessly to prove it with our actions.

At Krasno Krasno & Owundinjo, we’ve been serving nurses, assistants, and aides like yourself since 1936. We know the blood, the sweat, the tears, and the pain that affects hard-working men and women such as yourself.

We’re here to help and we’re happy you found us. If you want to get in contact with one of Philadelphia’s premier workers’ compensation attorneys, contact us today at (800) 952-9640.

Compensation for Hoyer Lift Injuries

In the first part of “If You Have Been Hurt by a Hoyer” we cover how Hoyer lift injuries occur and what your legal options are if you have found yourself hurt on the job. Read More

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