We Help Injured Construction Workers In Los Angeles And California
Construction injuries range from minor to life-altering. No matter how severe your construction accident injuries are, when you are hurt while working at a construction site, your employer must provide workers’ compensation benefits. These benefits are used to pay for things such as your medical care, lost wages and ongoing health care needs.
Since 1974, the Los Angeles construction accident attorneys at the Law Offices of Hinden & Breslavsky, APC, have fought to help injured construction workers throughout Los Angeles, California, get the benefits they deserve. Our construction lawyers use our strong negotiation skills and deep understanding of workers’ compensation law to advocate for the maximum benefits you are owed.
Common Construction Injuries In Los Angeles
Construction accidents and injuries can and do occur for a variety of reasons. In fact, construction injuries are one of the most common work-related injuries and lead to a large portion of workers’ compensation claims in California each year.
Some of the accidents/situations that routinely lead to construction site injuries include:
- Electrical accidents
- Accidents involving construction vehicles
- Forklift construction accidents
- Crane accidents
- Scaffolding accidents
- Falls from roofs/heights
- Being hit by falling equipment or tools
- OSHA violations
- Improper training and/or supervision
- Defective tools/equipment
- Defective safety gear
- Explosions and fires
- Toxic exposure
- Exposure to loud noises
Our Los Angeles construction injury lawyers and dedicated team are there for you no matter what caused your workplace injury. Our construction lawyers can help you assess all of your legal options and walk you step-by-step through the workers’ compensation process.
Parties That Are Often Responsible For Construction Site Accidents
If an employer is responsible for a construction accident, the injured employee may be limited to seeking compensation through workers’ compensation. Some additional groups that are responsible for construction site accidents include:
- Safety managers
- Forepersons and managers
- Contractors and subcontractors
- Equipment manufacturers
The Injured Construction Workers’ Attorneys Are Here For You
At Hinden & Breslavsky, we have over 150 years of combined experience and we understand the immense impact construction injuries have on victims and their families. Our goal is to alleviate some of the stress you are under by helping you secure rightful workers’ compensation benefits to assist with the cost of medical treatment and lost wages. In some construction accident cases, we may choose to pursue an additional personal injury action to help you recover maximum compensation for your damages, including pain and suffering.
Our team will work to ensure that you are fully aware of all of your legal rights and options. Our lawyers can help you determine the best course of action and fight tirelessly on your behalf. We offer contingency fees, meaning there are no upfront costs for you and our construction attorneys’ fees are paid only if we successfully recover compensation in your construction accidents case.