Bensalem, PA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 01/30/2014 -- A man lost his ability to support himself and his family when self-employed flooring contractor Joseph Keys suffered an accident at the Keystone Floor Products Co. warehouse. According to his complaint, Mr. Keys was struck by a carpet extending from a forklift when the operator drove too close. He was forced to undergo hip replacement surgery as a result of his injuries. However, West Virginia personal injury attorney at www.heavenslaw.com Christopher J. Heavens was able to recover $900,000 for Mr. Keys.
Under Keystone work rules, contractors were required to enter the warehouse to receive their supplies. When 53-year-old Joseph Keys did so, he was hit by the forklift and thrown 15 feet from the impact, suffering a broken hip and other injuries as a result. The insurance company responsible for payment attempted to deny Mr. Keys full compensation, so he hired Chris Heavens, a West Virginia personal injury attorney at heavenslaw.com
The workplace injury case of Joseph E. Keys vs. Keystone Floor Products Co. resulted in an award for Mr. Keys of $900,000 to pay for pain, suffering and his medical costs. Chris Heavens of Heavens Law Firm, a personal injury attorney in West Virginia at heavenslaw.com , ensured that Mr. Keys received justice, even when the insurance company attempted to deny him compensation for his injuries.
Chris Heavens routinely represents those who have been denied compensation by employers, insurance companies or others responsible for paying for their injuries, pain and suffering.
Joseph E. Keys vs. Keystone Floor Products Co., Court of Common Pleas Philadelphia County, Case No.: 05-1347
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Attorney Chris Heavens is licensed to practice law in both Pennsylvania and West Virginia. He has extensive experience working for plaintiffs who have suffered various types of injuries or losses. Heavens Law Firm has earned a top rating from Martindale-Hubbell for integrity and ethics, and Chris Heavens is a Life Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, demonstrating his ability to win important cases. Heavens uses the latest technology to protect client rights.
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