Did You Have a Heart Attack at Work?

Many times a worker can be susceptible to suffering a heart attack while on the job or in the workplace. These heart attacks, also known as myocardial infarctions, can absolutely be a direct result of performing work related duties or activities. If you, or a loved one, have suffered a heart attack while at work it is a wise move to speak with a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania work related heart attack lawyer.

Call the Law Office of Deborah M. Truscello at 610-892-4940 or contact us online. Ms. Truscello has many years handling Workers’ Compensation claims in the Philadelphia area including Bucks County, Chester County, Delaware County, Montgomery County and Philadelphia County. Let her make fighting for your rights her number one priority.

Causes of Work-Related Heart Attacks

Many factors can contribute to a work related heart attack that have nothing to do with genetics, age or lifestyle. These may be:

  • Being forced to perform work tasks that you are physically unable to perform
  • Extreme overexertion
  • Stress

Professions with a High Risk for At-Work Heart Attacks

Any job, career or profession that requires manual labor may be considered a high risk profession. Some of these are:

  • Concrete workers
  • Construction workers
  • High stress management or executive positions
  • Home improvement store workers
  • Manual laborers
  • Plumbers
  • Warehouse workers

Is Your Employer Liable?

In a work related heart attack there may be one, or multiple, liable parties. The exact circumstances leading up to your accident will help to determine any and all liable parties. Working with a skilled and experienced an experienced Delaware County work injury lawyer will ensure that you get all possible benefits and means of compensation you are entitled to.

Delaware County Work Injury Lawyer, Deborah M. Truscello has the Experience Needed if You Suffered From a Work Related Heart Attack

Media Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation attorney at the Law Office of Deborah M. Truscello has several decades experience successfully and competently handling workplace heart attack cases in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania area. Call 610-892-4940 or contact us online to set up your free initial consultation.  Let Ms. Truscello put her experience and knowledge to work for you.