If you have questions concerning your construction site accident, contact the personal injury lawyers at Apicella & Schlesinger Attorneys at Law. If you or your loved one is a construction site accident victim, you can file a personal injury lawsuit against the individual or company responsible for your accident. You can receive the monetary compensation you need to recover from your … [Read more...] about How to File a Personal Injury Claim for a Construction Accident
If you or your loved one was seriously injured on the job due to a construction site safety violation, contact Apicella & Schlesinger Attorneys at Law. OSHA sets hundreds of safety rules and regulations to help keep workers and employers safe. When these standards are ignored, injuries occur. According to OSHA Data & Statistics, 4,764 workers died on the job in 2020. Workers in … [Read more...] about When Construction Site Safety Rules and Regulations Are Ignored
For more than 45 years, our personal injury lawyers have represented hundreds of construction site accident victims. Not all truck accidents involve tractor-trailers. When road repairs or expansions occur, various construction trucks are used in New York. They're used at all types of construction sites. However, their close proximity to drivers and pedestrians increases the risk of accidents and … [Read more...] about What Are the Leading Causes of Construction Site Truck Accidents?
You may not understand your legal rights if you or your loved one has been involved in a caught-in or between accident. Hazards on construction sites are a common occurrence. Construction workers and people working on or near construction sites in other capacities are at an inherent risk of sustaining injuries. One such risk is caught-in or between hazards. In fact, it is considered one of … [Read more...] about Involved in a Caught In Between Construction Site Accident
With more than 45 years of experience, we help New York construction workers and their families recover compensation for electrocution accidents caused by the safety failures or negligence of those in charge of a construction worksite. Working on a construction site has many inherent dangers. However, the risk of electrocution is listed among OSHA's "Fatal Four" as a leading cause of fatalities … [Read more...] about Electrocution Hazards – What to Do After a Construction Site Accident
Fires, explosions, chemical and steam burns, and smoke inhalation are all examples of construction site hazards resulting in burn injuries. Millions of construction workers face various workplace hazards every day. Construction sites are dangerous work environments, from slip and fall accidents to getting struck by an object. This is especially true when safety precautions are ignored. Certain … [Read more...] about How Common are Construction Site Burn Injuries?