One out of every ten construction workers is injured each year in the United States. That’s a nearly 71% higher injury rate than any other industry. When looking at workplace fatalities as a whole in our nation, construction accidents account for 20% each year.
At Georgelis Injury Law Firm, P.C., our top workers’ compensation attorneys make construction worker injuries a concentration of their legal practice. We know only half of serious workplace injuries are ever reported, which means the injured construction worker will never receive the compensation they deserve. When you’re hurt on the job, it is imperative to contact an experienced workers’ comp attorney for a free case review. You’ll quickly find you have nothing to lose—and A LOT to gain!
The most common construction injuries are:
If you have been injured while working on a construction site, or you have lost a loved one to a construction-related accident, you could be entitled to seek financial compensation through benefits afforded by Pennsylvania’s workers compensation law, liability insurance and/or a lawsuit against negligent third parties. The best construction worker accident and injury lawyers always make sure to seek out every potential source of money for their clients.
For example, if you were hit by a car, truck or commercial vehicle while performing a road construction job, a claim can be pursued with the auto insurance company of the driver who hit you, in addition to your construction worker workers’ comp claim. Similarly, if you were injured while repairing the roof of a house or as a result of some defect or dangerous condition on the homeowner’s property, you may have a premises liability claim against the property or business owner, as well as your PA workers’ compensation claim. And, if a ladder or scaffolding malfunctioned and collapsed, causing construction worker injuries, you may have a products liability case against the manufacturer as a separate and distinct claim from your workers’ comp claim.
You don’t just need any attorney to help with your construction worker injury claim(s)—you need a top lawyer in this field to guide you through the process, protect you and your family from the methods and tactics used by big insurance and to get you every penny in compensation you deserve. The experienced and aggressive lawyers at Georgelis Injury Law will help you build your case to collect damages for burns, spinal cord injuries, head trauma, herniated disks, amputations, crush injuries, fractures, and lacerations. We also take on complex occupational disease cases associated with worksite exposure to harmful chemicals — including carcinogens and asbestos.
If you have been injured on a construction site, contact Georgelis Injury Law Firm, P.C. today for a free consultation and evaluation of your claim. We will take as much time as you need, explaining the process, giving you advice and answering all of your questions. Having represented hundreds of victims of construction site injuries, our lawyers are uniquely qualified to handle your case with diligence, speed, and compassion to get you the compensation you deserve as quickly as possible. Check out our 5-star Google reviews to see what our clients say about us and how we take care of them!
We have recovered more than $60,000,000.00 for Lancaster’s injured construction workers and other victims of accidents, both on and off the job, and we can help you too! We are available 24/7 and can come to you if you can’t come to us, of course being mindful of the challenges presented by COVID-19 and making sure the process is completely safe and secure. Call Georgelis First at 1-800-HURT-NOW—you have nothing to lose, and a whole lot to gain!
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After you are injured at work, you should receive a list of medical providers from your employer. The PA Workers’ Compensat...Read More
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