Most professionals carry out the duties of their jobs with precision, diligence, and in consideration of the safety of others. Skilled professionals rely on their years of training and experience to assuredly deliver the services they have been hired to provide. Everyone makes mistakes from time to time. But if a person is employed in a potentially dangerous profession, errors on the job could seriously injure their clients, co-workers, or other community members. 

If a job requires a professional to come into close physical contact with other community members, they should take necessary precautions to ensure that their behaviour does not cause anyone to sustain accidental injuries. Furthermore, if a person’s occupation relies on the use of potentially dangerous materials, chemicals, tools, or other potentially dangerous implements, they have a responsibility to exercise caution while carrying out the duties of their job, and perform all tasks in accordance with their industry-specific safety training. Failure to take reasonable preventive measures to ensure the physical safety of others could lead to injurious and even fatal 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

People who work in these and other potentially hazardous occupations have a duty to carry out their duties in accordance with the safety regulations governing their industry. Most dangerous jobs require industry-specific training which must be adhered to while performing potentially injurious tasks. A professional’s failure to adhere to their industry’s safety standards can cause unsuspecting clients, customers, and other individuals to sustain severe, life-altering injuries.

If a professional in Wolfville neglected their safety training and caused you to sustain compensable injuries in an accident, you may be eligible to pursue a civil claim to recover financial compensation. By working with our professional negligence lawyers serving Wolfville, you may be able to recover  damages you have incurred as well as damages you will incur in the future because 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

Our Wolfville professional negligence lawyers believe that no one should be forced to withstand physical challenges, emotional distress, and monetary losses because of someone else’s failure to perform the duties of their job in accordance with their industry’s standards of safety. To learn more about how Preszler Injury Lawyers may be able to help you recover the compensation you deserve, book a free initial consultation with our professional negligence lawyers serving Wolfville today.

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The injured victims of a professional’s negligence often incur substantial financial losses as a result of another person’s failure to adhere to their industry’s safety regulations. This is especially true for accident victims whose injuries prevent them from performing the duties of their own job. The victims of a professional’s negligence could struggle to continue supporting themselves and their families, all because of someone else’s errors on the job.

To take advantage of a free initial consultation with Preszler Injury Lawyers and learn about options for financial recovery that may be available to you based on the unique circumstances of your case, contact our Wolfville professional negligence lawyers today.


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