Even in the best of circumstances, construction can be dangerous work. While safety regulations are in place to protect our working men and women, unscrupulous companies often ignore them, creating safety problems, and increasing the risk of serious and fatal accidents. If you were badly hurt or a family member was badly hurt or killed in a construction accident in Gainesville, Ocala, Jacksonville, or anywhere else in North or North Central Florida, we encourage you to contact the construction accident attorneys of Steven A. Bagen & Associates today for a free consultation with an experienced personal injury trial lawyer to evaluate your case.
Gainesville Resource for Construction Accident Cases
Construction accidents can shatter the lives of working people and their families, bringing substantial bills for treatment and physical therapy and damaging your ability to earn a living in the future. You may be entitled to financial compensation for medical expenses, pain and suffering, lost wages, and lost quality of life. Steven A. Bagen & Associates is a leader in Florida personal injury trial law. Our construction accident attorneys have the skills, experience and track record to get you and your family its maximum financial recovery after a construction accident.
Construction sites depend on proper adherence to safety measures by employers, co-workers, contractors and subcontractors and on reliable and safe equipment from manufacturers to prevent injury. Negligence in these critical areas can lead to a wide variety of accidents, including:
- Scaffolding Collapses or Falls
- Ladder Collapses or Fall from Ladders
- Injuries from Malfunctioning or Defective Power Tools
- Forklift, Bulldozer, or Other Heavy Equipment Accidents
- Crane Accidents
- Ditch Collapses, or Other Falls into Holes
- Electrocution Accidents
- Roof Fall
- Trip and Fall on Loose Materials or Debris
- Exposure to Harmful Chemicals
- Injuries Caused by Insufficient Training of Workers Operating Heavy Equipment or Vehicles
- Injuries Caused by Lack of Appropriate Safety Gear
- Injury Caused by Reckless Behavior or Horseplay on the Job Site
Gainesville’s Advocate for Construction Accident Victims
If you were seriously injured or a loved one died in a construction accident caused by a negligent contractor or subcontractor, by OSHA safety violations, or by defective equipment, contact our offices in Gainesville for a free consultation.
Contact a Gainesville construction accident attorney at Steven A. Bagen & Associates today! We’re here to offer you the support and legal representation you need.