Residents of Antigonish trust various professionals to deliver certain essential, specialized services. Certain professions have industry-specific safety regulations. In these professional settings, failing to obey the rules governing an industry could have serious, harmful, even fatal repercussions.

Not all cases of professional negligence involve personal injuries. However, certain jobs by their very nature are simply more hazardous than others. If a professional’s duties involve them coming into close physical contact with their clients, customers, or co-workers, an erroneous action could result in physical injuries. Additionally, if a job requires the use of dangerous instruments, tools, materials, chemicals, or other potentially dangerous supplies, the professionals who use them should be properly trained to do so in order to reduce the risk of injurious workplace accidents. 

Examples of potentially dangerous professions that could physically harm other individuals include:

  • Police officers
  • Dentists
  • Dental hygienists 
  • Architects 
  • Engineers
  • Builders
  • Construction workers
  • Pharmacists
  • Massage therapists
  • Personal trainers
  • Doctors, nurses, physicians, and other healthcare providers 
  • And more

Professionals employed in potentially dangerous occupations who neglect their safety training, disobey the rules governing their industry, provide a level of care beneath their industry’s standards, or carry out the duties of their job in an otherwise negligent manner could seriously injure the very people they have been hired to serve. Because of a professional’s negligence, injured accident victims could face monumental challenges, both physically and financially.

If an accident victim’s injuries make it impossible for them to perform the duties of their own job, the negligence of a professional could have far-reaching repercussions. Injured victims of a professional’s negligence may struggle affording the necessary costs of care along with their regular monthly expenses as the result of someone else’s failure to carry out the duties of their job in a safe, responsible manner. 

Were you injured because of a professional’s failure to meet their industry’s safety standards? If so, you may be entitled to compensation. Our professional negligence lawyers serving Antigonish have a history of providing legal assistance and advice to members of the local community who have been injured in an accident caused by negligent professionals.

By working with our Antigonish professional negligence lawyers, you may be able to pursue a civil claim to recover damages you have incurred as a result of the injuries you sustained. These damages may include:

  • Medical expenses
  • Rehabilitation costs
  • Ongoing medical care/in-home care
  • Lost wages due to missed work
  • Loss of future earning capacity
  • Adjusted living expenses
  • Pain and suffering
  • And possibly more

To discuss your situation with our professional negligence lawyers serving Antigonish and learn how Preszler Injury Lawyers might be able to provide you with assistance, contact us today to receive a free initial consultation on your case.

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No one expects to be injured by a negligent professional. If someone else’s failure to safely perform the tasks associated with their job caused you to sustain compensable injuries, our Antigonish professional negligence lawyers may be able to provide you with crucial legal advice and assistance.

To review the details of your case with our professional negligence lawyers serving Antigonish, ask important questions, and receive the benefit of personalized, case-specific legal advice, schedule your free initial consultation with Preszler Injury Lawyers today.


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