Pittsburgh PA Construction Accident Attorney
Construction Accident Injury Lawyer
Working on a construction site is very dangerous. While accidents can happen at any workplace, working on steel beams, scaffolding and around heavy equipment make construction accidents all too common. Construction sites can present hazards such as falls, falling objects, industrial machinery, malfunctioning tools, and more. In fact, construction accidents are one of the leading causes of death in the U.S. and ten percent of construction workers endure a construction accident injury every year.
Experienced Personal Injury Lawyers
Dallas and his team of experienced Pittsburgh personal injury attorneys know that owners and contractors in Pennsylvania and Ohio have an obligation to keep their work sites safe. Unfortunately, they also knows that, too often, owners and contractors fail in this obligation. We have helped injured construction workers and their families recover for their injuries and losses for almost three decades in Pennsylvania and Ohio.
Some construction accident injuries are due to company negligence. Others happen when construction companies willfully choose to violate safety regulations. In either case, the company has an incentive to hide behind insurance companies and high-priced lawyers. Our team of Pittsburgh construction accident lawyers help by putting his experience to work for you and, if there is no recovery, you will not pay any fees or costs.
Types of Construction Accidents
All construction workers face the risks of being in an accident while working in these conditions. Common types of accidents that happen in construction zones include:
- Scaffolding accidents
- Building/ceiling collapses
- Trench collapses
- Defective equipment
- Ladder falls
What Are Common Injuries in Construction Accidents in Pittsburgh?
Unfortunately, these employees face serious injuries due to the dangerous conditions they are working in. Common injuries that result from construction accidents include:
- Broken bones
- Neck and spinal cord injuries
- Brain injuries
- Chemical and electrical burns
- Wrongful death
Pennsylvania & Ohio Workers Compensation Lawyers
If you have been hurt while working construction, you may have a workers compensation claim. Our office has several experienced workers compensation attorneys that can handle instances where you have been hurt on a construction site.
If you have been the victim of an accident anywhere in Pennsylvania or Ohio don’t get hurt twice. Dial 1-800-777-4081 or contact us online to put Dallas’ experience to work for you or email an experienced PA and Ohio personal injury attorney.