Construction Site Accident Lawyer in Sugar Land
Have you been injured in a construction accident?
Out of all industries, work related fatalities are highest for jobs that are performed on construction sites. Even though there are safety guidelines in place, one out of every five deaths in the workplace is caused by a construction related accident. The kind of work done on these sites involves potential hazards on a daily basis. Some of the many types of construction site injuries are cause by falls from ladders or scaffolds, slips and falls, electrocution, being hit by a falling object, equipment malfunction, building collapse, crane accidents, forklift injuries, fires, and OSHA violations.
An experienced Sugar Land personal injury lawyer from The León Law Firm, P.C. can represent your case if you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a workplace accident at a construction site. For many years we have been recovering compensation on behalf of construction workers in our community.
Recovering Need Compensation for Your Injuries
Because of the way the workers' comp system is set up in this state, workers cannot file a personal injury lawsuit against their employer unless that employer has chosen not to pay into the system. In the majority of cases the only recourse an injured worker has is to file a third party claim against others who may be legally responsible for your injuries due to their negligence. Some of these individuals are the general contractor, property owner, subcontractors, constructions managers and equipment manufacturers. When reviewing your case we will be able to determine if this is an option for you. If so, we will move forward with your claim as quickly as possible. We will also assist you with resolving medical liens incurred while covering your medical expenses, and help you with transportation needs or any other hardships you may be facing. We are here to help resolve your legal issues so that you can focus on healing and will be able to move ahead with your life once more.
Contact a Sugar Land Construction Site Accident Attorney today for the sound representation you need to recover compensation for your medical bills and other expenses.