Construction sites are notorious for being a dangerous place to work. In 2021, over 1,000 construction works lost their lives due to a construction accident. Others have been injured and left unable to work. While some injuries are caused by genuine accidents, there is no denying that work-related injuries can be severely debilitating. If you or a loved one are a construction worker in Montgomery County who has suffered from an accident and is unable to work, you may be eligible for compensation. With the help of the experienced Montgomery County construction accident lawyers at Raynes & Lawn, you can fight for redress.
A construction accident refers to any incident that occurs on a construction site resulting in injury, property damage, or even death. These accidents can encompass a wide range of incidents, including falls, equipment malfunctions, scaffolding collapses, electrical accidents, or incidents related to unsafe working conditions. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), the leading causes of construction site fatalities and severe injuries, known as the “fatal four,” include falls, electrocutions, being struck by objects, and getting caught in or between objects.
Often, these accidents are caused by the oversight of site owners, contractors, and sub-contractors.
Despite the stringent measures in place to protect construction workers from accidents, accidents happen. In such an event, several parties can be held accountable, including:
Identifying the responsible parties is essential in building a comprehensive legal case to seek rightful compensation for the damages incurred.
Guidance from an experienced Montgomery County construction accident attorney is invaluable. Legal professionals possess knowledge and understanding of the industry and the regulations surrounding it. This enables them to provide you with assistance in various critical aspects of your case, including:
Raynes & Lawn is a trusted legal firm with a strong commitment to advocating for individuals affected by construction accidents in Montgomery County. By choosing Raynes & Lawn, you benefit from:
Construction accidents can leave individuals and their families grappling with profound physical, emotional, and financial challenges. When faced with the aftermath of a construction accident, seeking guidance and support from a knowledgeable legal team is crucial. At Raynes & Lawn, we understand the complexities surrounding construction accident cases and are committed to providing dedicated advocacy and support for individuals in Montgomery County. Schedule your consultation today by calling 1-800-535-1797 or by filling out the contact form.
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