Unsafe contractors, heavy machinery, dangerous equipment and materials on construction job sites can often cause hazardous conditions. Even the safest workplaces are susceptible to accidents and workplace injuries. For those who earn their living working in the construction and industrial industry, every single day presents the possibility of severe personal injury. The frustrating fact about construction site accidents is that they are often preventable.
The attorneys at Schwarz & Schwarz are extremely experienced in identifying accidents that are caused by property owners, unsafe contractors, equipment and site conditions. We have a team of industry experts that are highly skilled in performing immediate and effective investigations of job site conditions and equipment. Through our decades of experience handling cases for construction workers injured on job sites, Schwarz & Schwarz understands the need for expediting the legal process. We understand that every day off the job is a day that their families do not have an income. It is our job to help maximize workers’ rights and recovery opportunities beyond the standard workers’ compensation claims.
Our experienced trial attorneys at Schwarz & Schwarz have represented multiple types of building trade and construction workers who were injured due to the failure of owners and contractors to provide safe job sites resulting in millions of dollars in recoveries for our injured clients.
Some of the more common types of construction and job site injuries Schwarz & Schwarz has addressed include:
- Falls from heights or scaffolding
- Electrocution accidents
- Roofing accidents
- Falling debris, materials or objects
- Fires and explosions
- Unsafe machinery and equipment accidents
- Forklift accidents
- Unsafe contractors
If you have been injured in a construction accident, contact Schwarz & Schwarz for an immediate free consultation.