South Florida Personal Injury Lawyer
South Florida is growing every day, and as a result, the region is constantly undergoing construction. Construction work can be very dangerous and the Florida Department of Transportation, along with the U.S. Department of Transportation, has strict standards for construction companies and cities to follow when performing construction duties. Often when a construction company commits a negligent or wrongful act in the workplace, it can result in an injury to construction workers or the public. In order to ensure that you receive full compensation for damages in a construction accident lawsuit, it is important to contact our experienced South Florida construction accident attorneys today.
Our experienced construction injury attorneys can help workers who have been injured, or believe they work in a dangerous environment, file a complaint with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Construction accidents can cause severe physical, financial, and psychological pain for victims and their families. If you have been injured in a Florida construction accident, our skilled construction accident lawyers may be able to help.
Types of Construction Accident Claims
Unfortunately, in South Florida, there are too many construction accidents caused by carelessness and negligence. If you have been injured at a construction site, please contact a construction accident attorney. You may be able to pursue various claims, as following:
The OHSA and the state of Florida require employers to get specific permits, undergo regular site inspections, and enforce job safety programs to limit construction accidents. If you or a loved one has been injured in a Florida construction accident, please contact our construction accident attorneys today.
Construction Accident Lawsuits
At Lawlor | Zigler, our experienced construction accident attorneys have represented our clients in several construction accident lawsuits and injury cases, including:
- Falls from scaffolding, ladders, roofs, beams, cherry-pickers at various heights
- Falling machinery, equipment, materials and debris
- Accidents such as trench and tunnel collapse, manhole accidents, gas leaks, wall or ceiling collapse, and water leaks in enclosed spaces
- Serious injuries caused by dangerous machinery, power tools and construction equipment
- Accidents involving cranes, construction trucks and other heavy equipment
- Construction site fires, gas explosions and other catastrophes
- Fatal construction accidents
Construction accidents can cause severe and disabling injuries. Everyday, site injuries affect construction workers as well as the general public.
How Personal Injury Lawyers Can Help
If you or a loved one has been involved in a construction accident, contact our personal injury trial attorneys at Lawlor | Zigler. We will work diligently to protect your legal rights and to maximize your recovery. Please call us at 1-855-465-2889 today for a free consultation. You will receive the highest quality legal representation for your case.