CONSTRUCTION WORKER ACCIDENTS
Experienced Construction Worker Representation
Construction sites are one of the most dangerous working environments where accidents are just waiting to happen. From residential construction, roadside work or expansion, to the construction of high rise buildings many people are injured from construction related accidents at every site. Accidents can range anywhere from falling off a ladder to the death because of faulty or unsafe equipment.
We at Leslie Legal Group are here to protect those who have been injured by construction accidents. Special laws are in place to protect the health and safety of construction workers. If you, or someone you love, as been injured at a construction site in Vista, Oceanside, Escondido, San Marcos, Carlsbad or San Diego, you may be entitled to compensation by law. In some instances, you may even be able to make claims against parties other than your employer. Alternatively if you are already perusing your employer for compensation and need assistance, our experienced attorneys can be of assistance as well.
Construction accidents that are most commonly seen are those involving, cranes, scaffolding, compressed gases, skylight installation, floor opening falls, logging, welding equipment, roof collapses, asbestos and mesothelioma.
Construction site accidents hold responsibility to the owners, architects, manufactures of equipment and insurance companies. The contractors and any subcontractors are responsible and required by law to provide a safe working environment ensuring that any dangerous or hazard areas are properly labeled with signs to indicate such. Along with this supervise work in a safe and effective manner. However, despite these laws thousands if not hundreds of thousands of construction site accidents occur in the United States every year.
Injuries suffered at construction sites can be severe and life altering. Our firm understands that after going through such trauma your goals are to make sure your medical bills are paid and covered, that you do not suffer financially through any lost wages, and that your insurance company will pay for future treatment relating to your injury. Our experienced attorneys at Leslie Legal Group will discuss your situation and go over the options available to you, as well as work with insurance companies and other parties involved in your case to make sure all your needs are handled quickly and appropriately.
If you live in the San Diego area and you or someone you love has been injured in a construction work site accident, contact us online or call us at 760.579.0380 to set up a FREE consultation to discuss your legal options.