Back Injury in the Workplace

Call LeavenLaw to Speak with a St. Petersburg Workers' Compensation Lawyer

Also a common workplace injury, back injuries are some of the most prevalent injuries experienced on the job, causing some of the most traumatic and debilitating pain and work-related interruption that a person can experience.

How severe is your back-related injury? Such injuries vary greatly in severity. One injury could be a basic sprain, or bulging disks, growing increasingly more complicated to severely herniated disks, and even life-threatening injuries. Back injuries can, in certain circumstances, leave you practically disabled. In certain situations, surgery can correct the back-related problem. Many times, however, a serious back injury can be enough of an obstacle that it prevents them from returning to the job they had, pre-injury. The situation just explained occurs commonly in the manufacturing, construction, and landscaping industries. If your employer will not accommodate your proscribed work restrictions, you need to contact an attorney at LeavenLaw today.

Injured workers in Florida have limited choices regarding who provides their medical care. Regardless, it is important for the hurt worker to receive proper medical treatment so that he or she can have a speedy recovery from their your work-related back injury. Worker’s Compensation insurance companies will often deny medical care or treatment, refuse to pay for certain necessary tests and push medical care providers to release the hurt worker back to work. Many times, these hurt workers will return to work before they are prepared to properly work again. If and when this happens to you, LeavenLaw is here to help. Call the attorneys at LeavenLaw today for a free worker’s comp consultation to discuss your case with an experienced Florida attorney today.

After suffering from a work-related injury, many times the hurt worker’s only possible legal assistance is in getting the proper and necessary workers’ compensation coverage. To get the appropriate compensation under Florida’s workers comp laws, you will need competent legal help to ensure your rights are protected. LeavenLaw is your Central Florida (Tampa Bay and Orlando area) Workers Compensation Lawyer ready to assist you with questions surrounding your workplace related injury.

For competent and helpful legal representation regarding your workplace related back injury, please contact LeavenLaw. LeavenLaw’s attorneys represent clients throughout the state of Florida who have suffered a wide range of work-related back injuries, including:

  • Bulging discs
  • Fractured spine
  • Sciatica
  • Herniated discs
  • Chronic lower back pain
  • Ruptured discs
  • Spinal degeneration
  • Spinal cord injury

Most back injuries can be treated without having to undergo surgery. Some workplace related back injuries, however, require extensive medical treatment and physical therapy before the hurt worker will heal. Back injuries can again involve nerve damage when a bulging disc or vertebrae presses on the spinal cord. LeavenLaw and its attorneys are here to help you through this trying time regarding your work-related back injury.


LeavenLaw is a consumer protection law firm that helps hurt workers receive just compensation for their workplace related injuries and losses that result therefrom. LeavenLaw is not just another law firm; it is a highly experienced law firm with an excellent track record at handling workers’ compensation cases throughout Central Florida. Assisting hurt workers and dealing with on-the-job Injuries is what it and its attorneys do for a living, and do very well. LeavenLaw serves clients throughout the State of Florida from its centrally located offices in Tampa Bay and Orlando, Florida to best meet your needs.

If your workplace injury is serious, it is imperative that your legal rights are protected. This is where LeavenLaw can help you. It is critical that you do the research to find a reputable and capable worker’s compensation attorney to assist you in the is imperative, trying time. A law firm with experience, resources and a long-standing track record of success is what you need. LeavenLaw believes its success is based not only on its previous client results, but is based upon the personal relationships it has built with its clients over the last four decades.

To assist you, LeavenLaw’s website discusses its overall legal practice and its attorneys’ credentials. It further provides powerful educational information on Florida Workers’ Compensation Law. Remember, every hurt worker’s case is unique and deserves to be evaluated on its own, independent basis. Please contact LeavenLaw for a free consultation before making a decision about legal representation. You will speak with an experienced worker’s compensation attorney directly, not a staff member.

In the end, LeavenLaw welcomes the challenges offered by difficult cases involving serious injuries and complex issues. If you have been injured on the job due to a workplace related incident, do not hesitate to call and talk to us. You deserve to know your valuable Legal Rights.