Construction Site Injury Lawyer in Albany NY
Albany NY Construction Site Injury Lawyers Serving Upstate New York, including, Schenectady, and Troy
Unfortunately, construction site injuries are all too common. Whether you are a worker or just visiting a construction site, you could be seriously injured in an accident.
Heavy machinery, falling debris, electrical hazards and unkept and unsafe work areas can all lead to serious accidents.
We serve victims of construction site injuries in Albany, Troy, Schenectady, and surrounding areas of Upstate New York.
If you have been injured on a construction site or on a construction job, call Supley Law for a free consultation to discuss your accident. We have recovered millions of dollars in compensation for our clients, and we are ready to help you with your personal injury lawsuit.
What Are Common Construction Site Injuries?
There are many dangers present on a construction site, which is why construction workers must take precautions to protect themselves. However, even when safety measures are followed, accidents can happen that result in serious injuries.
Some of the most common construction site injuries include:
- Falls from heights
- Being struck by a falling object
- Exposure to hazardous substances
- Repetitive motion injuries
- Crush injuries
- Loss of a body part
- Wrongful Death
Can You Sue the Construction Company?
It is possible to sue a construction company if you were injured due to the company's negligence. For example, if a construction company failed to follow safety regulations and you were injured as a result, you may be able to file a lawsuit against the company. Or if the construction company did not provide adequate safety equipment and you were injured, you may also have a case.
An experienced Albany NY construction accident lawyer can help you determine if you have a case against the property owner or construction company and guide you through the process of filing a lawsuit.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a construction accident, call Supley Law today for a free consultation about your case.
What If I Am Not a Construction Worker?
If you are not a construction worker but were injured at a construction site, you may still be able to recover compensation. For example, if you were injured by falling debris or by a negligent security guard, you may have a premises liability claim against the property owner.
If you have been injured in an accident on a construction site, the experienced personal injury lawyers at Supley Law can help. We will investigate your accident, gather evidence, and fight to get you the maximum compensation for your injuries.
Call Supley Law for a free consultation about your case.
What Should You Do If You Are Injured at a Construction Site?
If you have been injured in a construction accident, it is important to seek medical attention right away and then contact an experienced Albany NY construction accident lawyer who can help you file a claim and recover the compensation you deserve.
If you have been injured at a construction site, you may be wondering how to file a claim for your injuries.
1. Report the accident
The first step is to report the accident to your employer. You will then need to file a workers’ compensation claim, which may provide you with some financial assistance while you are unable to work.
2. Get medical attention
It is important to seek medical attention as soon as possible after your accident. Make sure to keep all of your medical bills and records as you will need these to file a claim.
3. Speak with a personal injury attorney
After you have been injured in a construction accident, you need an experienced attorney on your side who can help you through the claims process and fight for the compensation you deserve.
4. File a personal injury lawsuit
If you were injured at a construction site due to the negligence of another party, such as a property owner or general contractor, you may be able to file a personal injury lawsuit to recover compensation.
What Should I Expect During My Free Consultation?
During our free consultation, one of our experienced personal injury lawyers will review the facts of your injury claim and help you determine whether or not you have a claim. We will also answer any questions about personal injury law and the process of personal injury claim.
The attorney-client relationship is sacred to us and we consider the free evaluation the beginning of a confidential relationship built around trust.
Our goal is to provide potential clients with the information needed to make an informed decision about whether or not to hire an attorney.