Construction sites present many dangers to workers and innocent onlookers alike. Construction workers are subject to a high level of threat as they are frequently involved in potentially hazardous jobs such as raising hefty things, operating large equipment, and doing work obligations at elevated heights. Still, proper protocol as well as safety methods can lower a worker or bystander's danger of injury. When a contractor or its employee causes an avoidable construction accident via neglect or an offense of California State Labor Law, that contractor might be responsible for the person's injuries.
When a construction accident causes damage to a worker, workers' compensation laws will usually be used. Nonetheless, the damaged construction worker may still hold the site manager, general contractor, construction administrator, and subcontractor accountable if the accident resulted from a fall from a height, ladder, scaffold, via an unprotected opening, from a dropping item, or an offense of among California's lots of industrial regulations. When an innocent bystander experiences injury as the result of a construction accident, she or he might also be eligible to recuperate damages by filing a personal injury claim.
At our East Los Angeles office, our Construction Accident attorneys are strong advocates for construction accident victims. Our law firm has experience in fighting for the rights and interests of people who were severely injured in construction accidents. If you or your loved one was injured in a construction accident, you need to take immediate action. For free legal guidance, please call us today at 323-838-1444. We will review your case, explain your rights and your options to you, and help you take action. Whether you're a construction worker or just a bystander who has experienced injury as the result of a construction accident, you might be eligible to receive financial recuperation for your losses. Our lawyers can aid you comprehend your legal rights as well as figure out a course of action.
Moving equipment, power sources, bulky construction building materials, scaffolds, and also excavations pose obvious construction site dangers. Information assembled by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) point out the most frequently endured injuries that workers and onlookers experience when supervisors take inadequate actions to protect them from risks:
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Our goal will be to get you fairly compensated as soon as possible, and we’re not afraid to go to trial. One of our seasoned car accident East Los Angeles attorneys can investigate your case to identify all potential sources of compensation. Even if the at-fault party was uninsured, it may still be possible to recover damages.
In the majority of commercial truck crashes, the injured victim was in a car or other vehicle—not in the truck. If you’ve been injured in a truck crash, your injuries are likely severe and you’re probably concerned about your growing medical debt. That’s not to mention your property damage and emotional trauma.
Although dogs and other pets are often considered part of the family, thousands of people each year are injured in animal attacks. Under California law, dog owners are generally strictly liable for injuries caused by their dogs.
California has some of the highest rates of pedestrian fatalities in the country. The injuries sustained in pedestrian accidents can be catastrophic, and the cost of medical care and lost income can be exorbitant.
Medical bills lost income, and vehicle repairs can add up quickly after a motorcycle wreck. These are called “economic damages,” which are objectively verifiable losses. Economic damages also include loss of earning capacity, home modifications, and other calculable losses you incurred due to your injuries.
A serious bicycle accident can result in disabling injuries that affect every aspect of the victim’s life. The California bicycle accident attorneys at our East Los Angeles chambers will evaluate your case for free to determine if you have grounds for a claim.
Each bus accident case is unique. There are countless factors that contribute to these collisions, and victims can suffer a variety of severe injuries including brain trauma, broken bones, soft tissue injuries, internal organ damage, and many others.
Construction accidents have the potential to lead to devastating, life-altering injuries. Victims need to be able to access the maximum available compensation so that they pay their medical bills and provide financial support for their families.
Workers’ compensation benefits (sometimes referred to as “workman’s comp”) exist to help those injured in work-related injuries heal, recover, and elevate their quality of life. That said, the process can be complex and lengthy.
Parties who control, possess, or own a property in California have a duty to keep their premises in a reasonably safe condition. If they fail to fix a dangerous condition or to warn people about it, this may constitute a breach of the duty of care, also called “negligence.”
Our California brain injury attorneys will help you identify all potentially liable parties, gather evidence, and fight for the compensation you need to pay for medical care, lost income, emotional distress, and other damages. We have recovered more than hundreds of millions of dollars for our clients.
Train wrecks often occur at high speeds and result in devastating injuries. Healthcare expenses and lost income can add up quickly, threatening the financial security of victims and their families.
If you or a loved one was catastrophically injured by another person’s bad decisions or bad behavior, you have a legal right to hold that person responsible for the results.
The damages you may be able to recover will depend on the severity of your injuries, the amount of income you lost during recovery, whether you will be able to return to work, the effects of your injuries on your relationships, and many other factors
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