Working on a construction site can a dangerous job. Even in the safest of construction sites, accidents can happen. If you are injured in a construction site accident and can’t work you should contact a knowledgeable, experienced construction site accident lawyer today.
As an employee you are legally entitled to a workplace free of hazards. This includes any foreseeable accidents under the OSHA doctrine. But even with OSHA the construction industry has one of the highest accident rates of any industry in the U.S. Many of these accidents cause serious harm to the employee and even death. Employees can not sue the employer if they are receiving workers compensation but because many jobs use multiple contractors this may not apply. If you have been injured you should contact a Lawyer who is a specialist in construction accidents.