Construction industry accidents happen more often than you might imagine. And whether you are a day laborer, a head engineer, or even a union leader looking for help addressing an accident, hiring a construction accident attorney will boost your chances of getting the compensation you deserve.
Because construction site accidents may impact laborers who are injured while on the job, it’s important to understand that having evidence at hand will help the victim get justice.
First, you must ask yourself whether your accident caused you to experience loss.
What are the main causes of accidents in construction?
Some of the most common causes of construction site accidents include the presence of slippery material, debris on the ground, welding, scaffolding collapses, equipment malfunction, poor ventilation, toxic chemicals, electrocution, etc.
The dedicated attorneys at the Bernard Law Group represents persons who have:
- Suffered Serious Injury
- Economic Loss
- Personal Loss
- Future Damages Due to Negligence
These cases may include accidents related to construction, heavy machinery, cranes, and other job-related hazards.
Working on a construction site is one of the most dangerous jobs in the United States.
Thousands of workers are seriously injured and killed on the job every year. Approximately 40% of all construction site fatalities involve electrocution.
Some other types of accidents and injuries that occur frequently on construction sites include:
- Compressed Gases Hazards
- Construction Site Falls Crane Accidents
- Dangerous and Defective Machines
- Logging Accidents
- Mechanical Hazards
- Nail Gun Accidents
- Scaffolding Accidents
- Welding, Cutting and Brazing Accidents
In case you or a loved one was injured in a construction accident, the third party to blame for the accident may be held liable depending on the circumstance. And in that case, you may have an actionable claim against them.
Whether the third party is a construction company, an insurance company, a property owner, or the government, they are responsible for safety in the construction industry. As such, they should be held responsible for accidents impacting construction workers.
Are you a victim of a construction accident? Do not hesitate to call
The attorneys at the Bernard Law Group are experienced in handling all such cases of serious injury and wrongful death.
IF YOU, OR A LOVED ONE, HAVE BEEN SERIOUSLY INJURED AS A RESULT OF A WASHINGTON CONSTRUCTION SITE ACCIDENT – CALL TODAY FOR A FREE CONSULTATION!