The construction industry is one of the most dangerous in the United States due to the precarious situations in which workers work and the dangerous equipment they use. Unfortunately, when workers are harmed in such construction accidents, there are often many serious consequences for both the victims and their families. Apart from the significant physical pain and suffering that they can cause, construction accidents may leave workers unable to maintain their current job status, causing financial strainfor them and their family that is only worsened by costly medical bills.
When construction workers are involved in construction accidents in Connecticut, the lawyers at the Law Offices of Paul Levin understand how frustrating dealing with the repercussions and their related problems can be. Fortunately, in many situations, whether through workers' compensation or personal injury lawsuits, these victims of construction accidents are often able to alleviate many of their burdens with financial compensation.
Common Injuries Caused by Construction Accidents
Sadly, construction accidents can occur for a wide range of different reasons, ranging from equipment malfunction to unsafe premises, and can cause a wide variety of debilitating injuries. Some of the most common types of constructions accidents and their resulting injuries include:
- Equipment Malfunction
- Employer Negligence
- Slip and Fall
- Repetitive Motion Injuries
- Lifting Injuries
- Exposure to Toxic Substances
- Head and Brain Injuries
- Wrongful Death
These construction accidents and injuries can leave workers requiring legal help not only in pursuing litigation, but also potentially in filing workers' compensation claims. At the Law Offices of Paul Levin, we can help you with all of these issues so you don't have to worry about dealing with multiple legal counselors.
Contact a Construction Accidents Lawyer in Connecticut
At the Law Offices of Paul Levin, we believe that, as the victim of a construction accident, you should be able to hold those responsible for your injury accountable. Call 860.322.5302 to discuss the details of your situation and learn more about pursuing financial compensation to help you and your family through the aftermath of a construction accident.