Black Lung Disease
Tenosynovitis and Tendonitis
Industrial diseases are diseases, illnesses or disabilities resulting from conditions of employment and is most likely due to exposure to physical, biological and chemical agents. Another large "disease" regarding industrial is that of Agent Orange which has caused several people disease's and disabilities years after they were in contact with the substance. In instances where the injury was the fault of someone else, the wounded individual may be entitled for pecuniary compensation from the person who was careless. Oftentimes, the purpose of a structured settlement is desired by the injury victim to help protect them financially after an injury settlement. Structured settlements provide injury victims with tax benefits and enable special financial preparation for approaching demands of the injury victim as a result of the injury.
One of the main things you should do when injured is to write down everything you can about the incident at hand including details of your injuries and the effect they have on your daily life. These notes can be extremely important months later when you prepare all the information needed for compensation. Listed below are some more specific points you should write about regarding the injury and or accident.
As soon as possible write down everything about the accident and how it happened including what you were doing, where you were going, who you were with, the time it was, the weather and any and all things you may have felt or heard when the accident happened including; twists, cracks, or blows before, during and after the accident.
In the days following your injury it's important to take notes on any pain and or discomfort you may be having. You may suffer pain, discomfort, anxiety, sleep deprivation, or other problems which are not as visible or serious as another injury but for which you should demand additional compensation for.
Make notes of any losses you may encounter. When a lot of people get injured they can't work, and this in turn takes money away from you, you may lose other things as well such as job opportunities, meetings, classes, events, family or social gatherings, vacation, or anything else which would have benefited you or which you would have enjoyed but were incapable of doing because of the accident. The point of this is to write down any nuisances this injury has caused you to have and yes, this also includes pain and suffering!
Make written notes of the date, time, people involved and subject matter of any convos you have about your fortuity or your claim. Face-to-face or phone conversations worth mentioning might include those with any witness, adjuster, or other insurance policy representative, or with the medical personnel.