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Construction Accidents Practice Center

According to the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OSHA) of 1970, construction site employees have certain rights, and employers have the duty to protect those rights. Negligent employers are liable for the accident occurrence and are required to pay compensation for the injured. Despite laws to protect construction workers, construction accidents happen regularly in New York injuring thousands of workers every year. Personal injury lawyers are affordable, and most of them provide free consultation/case evaluation.

Construction accident injuries

Construction accident injuries occur mostly due to the following accidents on construction sites:

  • Scaffolding accidents
  • Elevator accidents
  • Falling debris
  • Power tools/machinery malfunction accidents
  • Crane accidents
  • Electrocution
  • Forklift accidents

Liability in construction site accidents

The different parties who can be held liable for accidents on construction site include:

  • Property owner
  • Contractor
  • Subcontractor
  • Engineers
  • Construction managers
  • Equipment suppliers if the accident occurred due to the equipment’s malfunction

Hiring construction accident lawyers

Hiring a construction accident practice center can be very beneficial because they know everything to know about construction law. They provide expert representation which can highly increase your chance of achieving your rightful compensation. Make sure that you contact an expert accident law firm in your area as soon as you are involved in an accident.

Bronx NY construction site accident attorneys

Dervishi Law Group, P.C. has expert construction accident lawyers dedicated to the success of clients. If you have suffered injuries as a result of a construction accident, then call us immediately at (917) 300-0797 , (718) 619-4525 or 212-235-1447. We provide free case evaluation.