L.A. Construction Accidents Attorneys
Construction is a high risk industry. It ranks third in the rate of injury caused deaths, following mining and agriculture. For every 100,000 workers 15 die due to injury. Some construction site hazards that result in death or serious injury are:
- Scaffolding accidents
- Falling from a high location
- Motor vehicle crashes
- Carbon monoxide poisoning
- Forklift injuries
- Machinery accidents
- Getting hit by falling items
- Crane Accidents
No matter how stringent the safety standards are regarding construction, all construction laborers are at risk every day while on the job.
Contractors, architects, manufacturers and property owners may be held liable for injuries or wrongful deaths that take place at the construction site.
If you have been injured by the negligence of another and need assistance, contact us today for a free consultation.