Construction Worker Injury Claims
Injured in a construction site accident? Rely on our experienced law firm
Whether working from heights or handling heavy equipment, construction workers can sustain serious injuries and see their quality of life destroyed in an instant. Thousands of construction workers are seriously injured or killed each year. Injury victims and their families typically can pursue workers' compensation to recover financially for their losses.
If you need quality legal assistance with your construction worker injury claim, call 1-866-900-7078 for a free case evaluation. We can thoroughly analyze the details of your potential case and determine the best way to proceed. At the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin, we have more than 250 years of combined experience representing people who have been injured in all types of accidents.
Accidents at construction sites in North Carolina unfortunately happen. If you were injured on the job, you can pursue a workers' compensation claim to recover health benefits and a portion of your lost wages. If your accident was due to the negligence of a third party (someone other than your employer), you may be able to seek recovery for pain and suffering and other losses in addition to lost wages and medical expenses.
How construction site accidents happen
A North Carolina construction site accident can happen in any number of ways, including, but not limited to the following:
- Explosions resulting in burns
- Falls from roofs, ladders or scaffolding
- Scaffolding collapse
- Crane accident
- Heavy equipment accidents
- OSHA violations
- Defects in machinery and equipment
In some workers’ compensation cases, an insurance company may try to argue your injury was not work-related. Our attorneys are familiar with their arguments. We take an aggressive stand on behalf of our clients to fight for the compensation and benefits they may deserve.