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Construction workers face some of the most dangerous working conditions in the country. As a result, construction accidents are an all-too-common occurrence. Frequently, these accidents lead to serious injuries and in extreme cases, wrongful death.
Causes of Construction Accidents
Construction accidents occur for a variety of reasons. Some of the most common causes include:
- Falls from scaffolds
- Defective or unsafe equipment
- Chemical leaks
- Electrical accidents
- Crane accidents
- Being struck by falling materials or machinery
- Errors in judgment
- Careless behavior at the worksite
A Complicated Legal Specialization
Construction accident lawsuits are highly complex and require the skills of an attorney who specializes in the field of construction accident law. Frequently, there are several contractors at a job-site. In these situations, determining fault may be more challenging, since often each contractor will try and lay the blame on someone else.
The attorneys at The Cochran Firm have handled many construction accident claims. We understand the nuances and complexities involved in these claims. As a large nationwide law firm, we have the resources to conduct a thorough investigation of the accident in order to determine how best to proceed with your case and who to hold liable for your injuries. We understand the importance of a timely investigation and we will take the necessary steps to preserve all evidence from your accident before negligent contractors or insurance inspectors change the work conditions that caused your injury.
The insurance companies of negligent contractors will be armed with high-powered lawyers in order to limit the amount of money they will have to pay for your injuries. It is important to fight them with an equally high-powered law firm that has the skills, experience, and resources needed to provide you with the best possible settlement.
If you have been injured in a construction accident, please contact the experienced construction accident attorneys at The Cochran Firm today to schedule a consultation at one of our offices near you. We serve clients nationwide.
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