Construction workers face a greater risk of work-related injury than any other industry in the United States. In addition to bringing forward a workers’ compensation claim to get financial recovery from your employer, a third party, such as suppliers or a maintenance company, may be held accountable for your accident, you could pursue a lawsuit against them in addition to your workers’ compensation claim. Our personal injury attorneys have experience with all types of construction site accident cases.
Construction can be a dangerous occupation. In fact, construction workers in the United States suffer a greater number of work-related injuries than people working in any other industry. When construction workers are injured at work, they usually just file a claim with workers’ compensation and think that they will receive everything that they can legally get for their work-related injury. Unfortunately, nothing can be further from the truth. There are many people or entities that may be liable for your injuries. If you have been injured in a construction accident, you need to talk to a Brooklyn Personal Injury Lawyer to find out exactly what your legal rights are.
Construction accidents happen all the time. However, if you have been injured in a construction accident, don’t just assume that you were somehow at fault or that a workers’ compensation claim is your only option. There are many reasons why people are injured on construction sites. For example: inadequate training, defective safety gear, falling objects and many more. An experienced Brooklyn construction site accident attorney can conduct an in-depth investigation to determine exactly who is responsible for your construction related accident.
If you have been injured in a construction accident, don’t take chances with just any law firm. Call Levitsky Law to talk to an experienced Brooklyn personal injury attorney who will help you understand that other people such as suppliers, manufactures and even your employer, may be liable for your injuries. Don’t take chances with your construction related accident case.
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