Atlanta, GA asked in Employment Law and Workers' Compensation for Tennessee

Q: do I have a lawsuit?

my company has allowed an employee for years to be a tyrant among other employees without reprimanding her. Company policy states its zero tolerance to violence. With management taking the necessary steps they suppose to take I fell victim to this war path. she physically attacked and as result I've been off work for 2 months without pay. I've exhausted all my savings. The offender is back at work like nothing never happen as usual. I can't see myself going back to the location due to the mental trauma.

1 Lawyer Answer
Jonathan William Doolan
Jonathan William Doolan
  • Workers' Compensation Lawyer
  • Knoxville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: You have several claims, depending on the size of your employer, where the assault occurred, and the circumstances for your not being able to work. I would strongly suggest that you contact an attorney who handles workers' compensation and employment law cases. Generally they offer free consultations.

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