When most people think of workers' compensation cases, they probably think of injuries on construction sites or in industrial plants. It's important to realize, however, that workers' comp law applies in workplaces of all types.
Baltimore authorities are continuing to investigate a serious car accident that sent a 27-year-old police officer to Maryland Shock Trauma Center with severe injuries, including multiple fractures to her legs.
An employee of a wastewater treatment facility in Frederick County needed to be flown to R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore following an accident that left him injured and trapped in a confined space for an extended period of time.
Although the following story does not directly relate to a Maryland-based car accident or other motor vehicle mishap, it easily enough could, and on any day of the week. Because of its universal applicability on roadways across America -- as well as its instructive value -- the details are sketched here.