Construction work, while vital to the foundation of society, is undoubtedly dangerous and risky work. If care is not taken to safeguard a construction site, accidents can result in serious injury or death.
If you or a loved one have been involved in a construction accident, the law firm of Silver & Silver is here to help you get the compensation you may be entitled to, including for pain and suffering, emotional damage, lost income, and future earning power, as well as for medical bills and expenses.
In the event of an accident on a construction site, property owners, contractors, construction companies, construction managers and equipment managers may be responsible for your injuries and damages. It is important to consult with an experienced attorney about the best course of action given your specific circumstances.
Common causes of on the job construction accidents include:
- Structural collapses;
- Scaffold accidents:
- Crane accidents;
- Electrical accidents; or
- Equipment or materials accidents.
Additionally, construction workers who are injured on the job can also be entitled to receive Workers’ Compensation benefits.
If you believe that you or a loved one has been a victim of a construction accident that has resulted in a serious injury or death, contact the experienced attorneys at Silver & Silver today for a free consultation at 610-658-0500.