Cleveland Construction Accidents
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Trusted legal counsel helps tip the scales of justice in your favor
Construction site injuries are not limited to those working on the site. Any person visiting or walking near a site is at risk. Between the heavy equipment, large vehicles, falling debris, and other hazards, construction site injuries are nearly impossible to eradicate despite a number of federally regulated safety precautions. Additionally, while subcontractors, architects, and other non-employees working at the site may not be eligible for workers’ compensation, they may be able to file a separate lawsuit against the negligent parties.
These personal injury claims are incredibly complicated, time consuming and expensive without an experienced attorney. You may be dealing with a large construction and their insurance company. By retaining of a highly qualified Cleveland construction accident attorney at CPW Law, you help ensure your best interests are protected inside and outside of the courtroom.
Common Cleveland construction site injuries and their causes
Our Cleveland construction accident lawyers litigate on behalf of those who have suffered injuries ranging from bone fractures to traumatic brain injuries. Whether the injury is the result of defective equipment or human error, the consequences are often catastrophic for this injured party. Victims of construction site accidents frequently sustain:
- Brain injury
- Spinal cord injury
- Back and neck injury
- Fractured and broken bones
How do construction site accidents happen?
The most common causes of serious injuries on construction sites include:
- Falls from ladders, roofs or scaffolding
- Collapsing of walls, floors or roofs
- Fires, explosions and chemical exposure resulting in burns
- Electrical shock
- Construction vehicle accidents
- Falling objects, materials and equipment
- Being crushed by heavy machinery or motor vehicles
- Being hit by construction vehicles
Often these injuries are a result of a negligent parties. Whether that refers to equipment manufacturers or site contractors, locating these individuals and holding them accountable for your injury can be a challenging proposition. The construction industry has numerous safety regulations in place to protect the general public – signage and flags, traffic control procedures, sidewalk diversions – and when these regulations are ignore, it can lead to serious injuries. An experienced Cleveland injury lawyer takes the burden off of your shoulders and works for you until you are awarded the compensation you deserve.
Consult with a Cleveland construction attorney today to review your case
If you have been the victim of a construction accident that was a direct result of negligence or damaged equipment, contact or call a Cleveland construction accident attorney at 877-686-8879 to review your case, determine liability and begin the claim process. Financial and emotional security starts with your consultation with CPW Law. We serve clients in Columbus, Chesterland, Cleveland, Chagrin Falls, Cincinnati, and the surrounding areas of Ohio.