Building a Strong Case After a Construction Accident
Commercial, residential, industrial and roadway construction projects are commonplace in today’s ever-changing world; and, as a result, construction accidents have increased exponentially. Thousands of people fall victim to construction accidents each year, sustaining injuries that may result in long recovery, loss of wages, and even permanent changes in lifestyle.
If you have suffered injuries in a construction accident, you may be entitled to compensation according to the law. Here at The Sharp Firm we have extensive experience representing victims of construction related accidents, and we can put that experience to work for you if your case proves to have legal merit.
According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, more than 4,679 worker deaths in 2014 were attributed to construction accidents.Injuries occur all too often. When construction accidents occur due to the negligence or carelessness of others, those who sustain injuries may be entitled to compensation for:
- Medical and hospital-related expenses
- Loss of income
- Pain and suffering
Further, if construction accidents result in the death of their loved one, their estate and family members may be entitled to compensation for:
- Medical expenses
- Funeral expenses
- Loss of companionship
- Any pain and suffering and mental anguish suffered before your loved one’s wrongful death
An experienced attorney can help victims determine their rights under the law, and represent them throughout the legal process. We can also handle any necessary probate process for the estate of your loved one.
If you or a loved one has been injured due to a construction accident, contact us today for a free, honest evaluation of your case. The Sharp Firm can help.