Slip and fall

On December 9th 2017 I slipped and fell
by my job in Virginia I had to go to the
emergency room and was told I sprained
my knee I now have to get physical
therapy because I’m in pain I talk to
the property manager she told me that
she would pass it on to her insurance
company but I have yet to hear anything

Asked on December 29, 2017 under Personal Injury, District of Columbia

Answers:

S.L,. Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 3 years ago | Contributor

If you were going to or from your job, you have a worker's compensation claim. Your employer's human resources department should have the applicable forms you will need to file your worker's compensation claim to receive medical treatment and compensation for your injury.


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