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Since the recent expansion of new homes, condos, apartments, commercial building and remodling of dated real estate has unfortunatly lead to more construction accidents.
What are common causes of Construction Accidents?
Common Injuries Caused by Construction Accidents: Common injuries include the following types of bodily injuries. This is not a complete list, if you were injured seek immediate medical attention for your injuries.
Construction Accident, is it a workers comp case or personal injury?
You can file a separate lawsuit, if it can be shown that a third party is responsible. Third parties include manufacturers of machinery, which is defective and causes injury. Depending on the facts, your injuries can be from a defective crane or other machinery. In such cases you can pursue a separate claim for damages against the manufacturer-see below for explanation. Generally work related injuries are covered under workers compensation claims
Is your claim an independent contractor or employee claim?
You can distinguish if he/she is an agent or employee by how one get paid. Payment is the key factor of the independemt contractor or employye for the purpose of finding if you have a persoanl injury suit.
Defective product resulting in a construction accident:
When someone get injured in a construction accident it is at times a defective product liablity case. Defective product liablity could be caused by design, manufacturing and/or failure to warn. Failure to warn is when owner know of the danager of the product and still do not warn the consumer of the known danger.
Adminstations that have laws in place safey of construction workers.
OSHA (OCCUPATION SAFE & HEALTH ADMINISTRATION) checks on sites to see that Employers and Managers are taking care of their workers safty. Since they know how injured people can get if there is no rules on sites and how equipement is being handled. It is important that every company take care of their workers or there will be serious consequences.
We here at the LA law firm have true experienced we are The Los Angeles Construction Accident Attorneys that can help you get the compensation you deserve. Do not hesisate call now! We are waiting to hear from you.