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Construction sites are known to be extremely hazardous and cluttered with power tools, heavy equipment, and weighty material. Thus, it is essential that every individual exercise extreme caution and care when visiting or working on a construction site. Any act of negligence can cause an accident that has catastrophic and tragic consequences. If you were injured in a construction accident because of another individual’s negligence, you have the right to take action.
At Bill Easterly & Associates our Nashville construction injury lawyers are dedicated to fighting for the rights of accident victims. We have more than 25 years of combined experience in personal injury law, which gives us the comprehensive knowledge that you need to pursue justice. Through countless cases, we have recovered millions of dollars for our clients and are ready to help you seek the compensation you deserve.
Injured in a Construction Accident?
Whether you were a pedestrian walking near or through a construction zone, or are a worker injured on the job, you deserve to be financially recompensed for your damages. Site owners and workers are responsible to ensure that they are taking necessary precautions to maintain the site’s safety. Additionally, adequate warning and notice should be provided to the public and any visitors. Still, there are numerous ways an individual can be injured on a construction site.
Common causes of construction-related injuries include:
- Falls from scaffolding
- Falls from higher to lower levels
- Slips and trips
- Electrocutions and electric shock
- Trench collapses
- Unmonitored parts
- Equipment failures
- Rigging accidents
- Falling, moving objects
Who is Liable for My Injuries?
Injuries at construction sites can be caused by a number of different failures, acts of negligence, or mistakes. Depending on the circumstances of your accident, you may be able to pursue compensation from a number of different parties that contributed to its cause. This includes every individual who had a reasonable duty to avoid endangering others and failed to adhere to it.
Liability for a construction accident can be found with the following parties:
- Site owners
- Equipment manufacturers
- Equipment operators
In order to successfully recover damages for medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering through a personal injury claim against the aforementioned individuals, you must be able to prove the standard elements of negligence. This means that the party must have been negligent in regard to acting in a reasonably safe manner and that negligence directly or indirectly caused your injury. At Bill Easterly & Associates our personal injury lawyers can build an aggressive case for your claim in order to seek the maximum compensation that you need to recover.
Take Action to Pursue Justice
You have the right to take legal action against a party whose negligence resulted in your injury. When you work with a Nashville personal injury lawyer from Bill Easterly & Associates you can trust that we will work diligently and efficiently to help you fight for your right to be compensated. You should not have to suffer financially because of someone else’s mistakes, and we are prepared be your aggressive advocate. We work on a contingency fee basis, which means that you won’t owe us unless we recover for you.
Contact us today for a free case evaluation to get started!