Injured in a construction accident? It is essential to contact a Ventura construction accident lawyer that will get you the compensation you deserve. It's widely believed that construction is the most dangerous industry in the county. With all the hazards and dangers inherent in a construction zone, it's not a surprise that construction accidents continue to be a daily occurrence throughout California.
Injured In a Construction Accident in California?
A construction accident can result from a number of factors, including:
- Defective, broken, or malfunctioning equipment or tools
- Exposure to hazardous or toxic chemicals and materials
- Falls from heights
- Scaffolding accidents
- Trench collapses
- Roof collapses
- Slip and fall accidents
- Structure failure
- Falling objects
Lack of warning signs
Construction Accident Injuries
Construction accidents can result in a number of incredibly painful and debilitating injuries, including:
- Broken or fractured bones
- Intense burns
- Crushed limbs or organs
- Paraplegia or quadriplegia
- Scarring or disfigurement
- Brain or head injuries
- Back, neck, and spinal cord injuries
When construction workers are injured on the job, they may be eligible to seek damages for their injuries. Construction companies, general contractors, and subcontractors have a legal responsibility to provide a safe working environment for their employees, and ensure that every employee receives the proper safety training for his or her job. When a construction accident occurs, the contractor, developer, site manager, architect, property owner, insurance company, engineer, equipment manufacturer, and other employees can be held liable for damages.
If you have been injured in a construction accident, an experienced Ventura construction accident attorney can help you file a claim to recover damages for your pain, suffering, mental anguish, medical expenses, treatment costs, lost wages, and other financial hardships associated with the accident. In addition, an attorney can also help you file for benefits under workers' compensation laws.
Contact California Construction Injury Lawyer
If you or someone you love has been injured in a construction accident, attorney Mark Hiepler can help you file a claim against the responsible negligent parties. These types of cases require serious investigation and time to gather evidence and interview credible sources. Ventura construction accident attorney Mark Hiepler is more than qualified to handle these types of cases, and guide you through each step of the legal process. Above all, Attorney Hiepler is dedicated to recovering large sums of compensation so you have the financial security you need now and in the future.
To speak with a California construction accident attorney that will fight for your best interest, please contact Hiepler & Hiepler at (805) 988-5833. Mr. Hiepler represents construction workers throughout the state of California.
The construction accident attorneys at Hiepler and Hiepler represent clients throughout California including cities such as:
- Los Angeles
- San Bernardino
- San Francisco
- San Diego
- And More
Verdicts & Settlements
- $1.7 Million - Construction Accident - Fall Through Floor - Brain Injury - Santa Barbara Superior Court