New York Construction Site Slip and Fall
Construction sites present a wide array of hazards, some which may already be labeled clearly and others which come about unexpectedly and with no warning. Trip and fall or slip and fall accidents do not happen just to construction workers. Construction sites can mean everything from a residential home site, new construction, commercial property, or a remodeling job. Injuries can occur to workers, occupants, or even a passerby.
From bruises to paralyzing injuries and death, a slip and fall accident may adversely affect a person’s life in a number of ways. When these accidents occur on construction sites, the consequences may be particularly dangerous. Construction work often involves working at great heights, in dangerous locations, or utilizing powerful tools that pose a threat to workers safety if not properly maintained.
If you or your loved one has been a victim of a construction site slip and fall, it is important to speak to a slip trip and fall injury attorney about your legal rights. If the slip and fall occurred due to the negligence of another party, you may be entitled to compensation for your personal injury. For workers injured at work, a workers’ compensation. claim is available and they can sue the third party if the injuries were caused due to negligence of the third party.
It is important to contact a slip trip and fall injury lawyer right away if you have slipped or tripped at a construction site. The nature of a construction site is that it is constantly changing, and it is important that the site is investigated, observed and photographed in the same condition that it was in when you were injured. Property owners may try to fix the dangerous condition or cover it up, or it may be eliminated on its own as part of the original construction plans. That’s why you need a new slip trip and fall injury attorney who will work quickly and efficiently to ensure that you have the strongest case possible so that you can fully recover for your injuries.
At Munawar & Hashmat, LLP (‘Mlawfirm’), our slip trip and fall injury attorneys have substantial experience, legal knowledge and courtroom skills to handle these kind of cases, highlight of our firm is that we are Trial Law Firm that means we prepare every case as if it going to trial. When we take a case involving serious injuries, we conduct an in-depth investigation of case facts in order to build the strongest possible case. Due to the passion, hard work resources we invest in every case, we are confident that we can make the future brighter for our clients. Call us for FREE CONSULTATION at (212)-400-4000 or email at [email protected]
The types of conditions that lead to slip-and-fall or trip-and-fall accidents occur when supervisors, contractors and property owners fail to properly warn workers, occupants or passer by’s and take necessary precautions. Cones, signs and warning tape should be placed around dangerous portions of a construction site.
Slip and falls on a construction site can occur when there is:
- Wet floors
- Poor lighting
- Debris on the ground
- Potholes and missing pavement
- An absence of warning signs
- Uneven scaffolding
- Construction equipment lying on the ground
Representing clients who are injured in construction site accidents requires a team of aggressive investigators and lawyers all devoting their maximum effort to their clients. Contact Mlawfirm to schedule a FREE initial consultation with a slip trip and fall injury lawyer at (212)-400-4000 or email at [email protected] . We are serving clients in the Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Nassau County, Suffolk County and throughout New York State we are prepared to help you recover the damages you deserve.
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