Construction sites are a constant presence in Worcester and around Massachusetts. While necessary for economic growth, these areas are filled with hazards that can cause serious injuries. If you are injured on a construction site, you have the right to seek compensation. However, the legal route.
Construction accidents occur frequently due to carelessness, failure to train, or failure to warn of hidden dangers. Many construction accidents also occur due to failure to follow safety standards, failure to develop and enforce appropriate site safety management plans, or failure to give workers adequate training before equipping them with construction tools.
Should I Have a Personal Injury Lawyer? Yes. Ellis and Associates
If you have been in an accident at a construction site in the Worcester, MA, area, you’ve probably already encountered lots of medical and financial issues. In the midst of the chaos, you may be wondering, “should I have a lawyer?” The answer depends on your situation, but is often yes.
In many instances, the cause of an accident is not apparent until an expert reviews evidence, witness accounts, photographs, and sometimes even re-creations of the conditions using the same or similar equipment.
You Can Count on the Ellis and Associates Construction Accident Team
The Ellis and Associates construction accident team have experience working with many types of experts, including, but not limited to, engineers, safety consultants, and former contractors. Many cases can involve complex reconstruction and knowledge of physics, regulations in the industry, and mechanical set up and inspection. Our firm has employed experts who have sat on the board of ANSI and OSHA and published authors in the field of construction safety.
Life can change in a moment, don’t be a victim twice. Having an experienced construction accident attorney on your side will help you by understanding how to file a civil suit and under what legal theories to bring the action, as well as help you with a workers’ compensation claim, if applicable.
Our Worcester Attorneys Can Help You Recover Losses Resulting from Your Accident
A good construction accident attorney can help you recover losses resulting from your accident at work and reduce the amount of paperwork and hassle associated with your possible insurance, as well as legal claims. Hiring a lawyer can make the difference between a justly resolved case and losing money caring for your injuries from the accident.
Call us at 800 Mr. Ellis so we can get started working for you and help you determine your legal rights and pursue damages from the responsible party. We don’t get paid unless you do.