Kansas and Missouri Construction Site Accident Lawyer
Injuries that occur on construction sites are far too common, as unfortunately, thousands of construction workers are involved in accidents each year. These types of accidents often happen when regulations are overlooked and safety concerns are ignored. Power Law Group represents construction workers who have been injured on the job and work hard to compensate their loss. After a construction site injury, our Kansas City construction accident attorney will help you receive adequate compensation for medical bills, pain, suffering, loss of wages and other damages. We have successfully handled personal injury cases for workers’ injured in construction accident. We have more than 25 years experience working with clients to help them get the maximum financial compensation for their injuries. Because Power Law Group works for you – not the insurance company – we understand when the insurance company is prevented from claiming you are partially responsible for the accident.
Causes of construction site accidents may include:
- Falls from heights
- Crane accidents
- Forklift accidents
- Ladder falls
- Scaffolding accidents
- Defective machinery
- Site debris accidents
- Falling objects
As required by the law, owners and contractors are responsible for providing a reasonable safe workplace for their employees. OSHA sets standards and guidelines for what constitutes acceptable safety on a construction site. If these guidelines are violated, they can be cited while pursuing personal injury claims stemming from construction site accidents.
What to do when you’ve been injured in a construction accident
Have you been injured on a construction site? Are you concerned that your workers’ compensation benefits are the only way to recover your losses and your only source of income after your injury? Power Law Group is here to help. Immediately after you have been injured it is important to get medical assistance for all injuries and to notify your employer as soon as possible. After an injury feel free to contact Power Law Group with any questions and for any assistance pursuing your claim. You may be entitled to compensation from your employer to help you pay for any medical costs associated with your injuries. In addition, you can receive worker’s compensation benefits to help you recoup lost wages for any time you weren’t able towork due to your injury.
If you or someone you love has been harmed in a construction site accident, contact Power Law Group. Schedule an appointment for a free initial consultation at 913.648.3220.