Ankle Injuries: Workers’ Comp Claims & Settlements
There were 7,482 workers’ compensation claims related to ankle injuries in Pennsylvania in 2017. That makes ankle injuries the second most common lower extremity injury, trailing only knee injuries.
If you suffered an ankle injury at work, you deserve to be compensated. But navigating the state’s workers’ comp system can be complicated, and many people’s claims are denied. That’s where the help of a skilled lawyer makes all the difference.
Krasno Krasno & Onwudinjo is an award-winning law firm that has helped thousands of Pennsylvania workers since 1936. If you need to file an initial claim for an ankle injury, reach out to us for the help you deserve.
Was your ankle injury claim denied? Don’t give up. Reach out to our attorneys to find out whether it’s possible to appeal the decision. If it is, you can rely on us to present your case powerfully and handle all aspects of the appeal professionally.
Injured Your Ankle At Work? We Can Help
Do you have a work-related ankle injury? Remember that you have just 120 days to file your PA work comp claim. Call us for a free consultation at 800-952-9640 or send us an email. You won’t owe any legal fees unless you win.
Obtaining The Right Diagnosis After An Ankle Injury
The ankle is a complicated part of the human body. Many bones and tendons come together at the ankle to allow us to move freely. Because of that, an ankle injury may be easily misdiagnosed and therefore treated incorrectly.
We encourage you to consult with a specialist to make sure your injury is diagnosed correctly. If needed, we will be happy to help you locate the right doctor—one who is experienced with ankle injuries and their treatment.
How Did You Hurt Your Ankle At Work?
Ankle and foot injuries occur daily across nearly all job types in Pennsylvania. With proper medical attention, you’ll know the type and extent of the injury, which provides a solid basis for pursuing your workers’ comp claim.
We help people across the state who suffered any of these injuries at work:
- Broken ankle/ankle fracture
- Sprained ankle or high ankle sprain
- Torn tendons in the ankle area
- Ligament damage
- Torn muscles
A Winning Workers’ Compensation Law Firm Is Here For You
Krasno Krasno & Onwudinjo has handled workers’ compensation claims longer than any other firm in Pennsylvania. In fact, we were founded by a man who once was a Workers’ Compensation Judge.
Over the 80-plus years we have been in business, we’ve helped thousands of people just like you recover the full and fair compensation they deserve. More than 150 of our recent clients have rated their experiences with us on Google. Additionally, our team has won accolades and respect from our peers time and again. So put our team on your side and maximize your chances of success.
Start With A Free Consultation To Discuss Your Ankle Injury
Our attorneys offer a free initial consultation in all cases. It’s a great opportunity to find out what your claim is and how it might evolve.
To get started, give us a call at 800-952-9640 or send us an email to schedule a free initial consultation. Our offices are conveniently located in 12 cities and towns across Pennsylvania. No matter where you in the state, chances are you’re not very far from us. And if you can’t make it to us, we can have an attorney meet with you in your home.