Legal Help For People Injured On Construction Sites
Construction workers face routine work dangers every day. Negligence on the part of property owners, equipment manufacturers, contractors, drivers and other parties can make an already dangerous job even more hazardous.
A Firm You Can Rely On
If you have been injured in a construction accident, you have rights. At the Gillis Law Firm in New Haven, we can help you pursue all sources of compensation for your construction accident injury. Our lawyers are committed to helping you obtain the compensation you need to pay your bills and make it through this difficult time.
Since 1978, we have been the law firm trusted by union members, skilled laborers and other injured workers throughout Connecticut.
Have You Been Injured On A Construction Site?
Construction accidents can lead to serious and life-changing injuries. Many of our clients are construction workers who have suffered head injuries, spinal cord injuries, burn injuries, fractures and other injuries that cause severe medical and financial hardship.
Common construction site accidents include:
- Ladder and scaffold falls
- Trench collapses
- Getting hit by falling objects
- Burn injuries
- Electric shock injuries
- Chemical inhalation injuries
- Heavy equipment accidents
Third-Party Liability Claims
If you are injured in a construction accident, you are likely entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. If your accident was caused by the negligence of a third party, you may also be entitled to personal injury compensation. A third party would include anyone who is not your employer or a fellow employee — for instance, a negligent contractor, equipment manufacturer or driver.
Our attorneys can help you explore all of your legal options so you can be assured you are pursuing every available source of compensation.
Contact Our Connecticut Construction Injury Attorneys
If you or someone close to you has been injured in a construction accident, our lawyers are here to help you pursue the compensation you need. Contact us today online or by telephone at 866-603-9810 to arrange a free initial consultation with an experienced New Haven construction accident attorney.