The court will establish if the defendant failed to adhere to the industry’s safety standards and if he/she breached the duty of care. A violation can take the form of actions or omissions such as when the defendant provides an unsafe scaffold. The accused can also be held legally responsible for failing to give an employee enough training on safe lifting practices.
Damages in a personal injury lawsuit include:
Pain and suffering Medical bills
Loss of normal life
At times, you can sustain injuries as a result of using a faulty construction equipment or material. When that happens, you can take legal action against the manufacturer, designer or retailer of the equipment. Nonetheless, you must show that;
The said equipment or unreasonably dangerous
You were using the equipment for the purposes it’s designed for and You sustained injuries as a result of the equipment’s fault
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If you (or a person you know) sustained work-related injuries at a construction site, the law provides that you can sue for damages. However, the process of filing and subsequent recovery of losses is challenging. Contact experienced Queens accident lawyers in your area before pursuing compensation. The attorneys will analyze your case and your legal options. Consultation is free. Our lawyers will be able to work on your behalf to obtain the compensation you deserve for your injuries. If we do not recover anything on your behalf you are not responsible for any financial costs. We have many years of experience in obtaining compensation on the behalf on accident victims through the United State. Call us today to find out how much you are entitled to.