Construction site accidents occur far more commonly than you may think, leading to severe injuries and, unfortunately, deaths. If you or a loved one has been hurt or killed after this type of tragedy, please contact a construction accident lawyer with Gibbs Nolte & Rose, PLLC as soon as you can.
Workers Compensation Lawyer
One of the first things that need to be done by your construction accident lawyer is to work to determine exactly why the accident occurred and who is at fault. However, it is also imperative that you have an attorney to help ensure you receive the proper amount of workers compensation through your employer while you heal from your injury. An experienced lawyer will know how to properly investigate an accident, and will also know the correct way to file a claim for workers comp.
Construction Accident Claims
There are many instances where several different parties could bear a portion of responsibility for a construction accident. One of those parties could be the manufacturer of a part that failed, causing a piece of machinery to cause an injury or fatality. Another could be the employer failing to ensure proper safety precautions were taken. Yet another could be a negligent employee.
Construction Accident Lawyer
That is yet another reason why you need to make sure you hire a construction accident lawyer who knows how to assess blame so you have the best chance of obtaining the compensation to which you are entitled for your suffering. Gibbs Nolte & Rose, PLLC attorneys have decades of experience handling these types of cases. In many instances, we have been able to help our clients obtain much more than they would have if they had only filed a workers compensation claim.