Construction is one of the most dangerous jobs in the United States. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, more than one thousand construction workers are killed in job site accidents every year. Thousands more suffer serious and catastrophic injuries. At Gaines, Novick, Ponzini, Cossu & Venditti, LLP, we are proud to represent workers injured in construction accidents and the families of those killed on the job. We take pride in our ability to make things right.
Contact the New York construction accident attorneys at
Gaines, Novick, Ponzini, Cossu & Venditti, LLP
Construction sites are inherently dangerous. Falling material, open trenches, and heavy equipment all have the potential to cause construction injuries. These accidents can result in high medical bills, career ending injuries, and even wrongful death. Our attorneys have significant experience representing the interests of injured construction workers and their families.
Third Party Claims Against Contractors, Subcontractors and Others
Whether construction litigation involves a third party injury claim or falls under Labor Law 240 concerning gravity related injuries, our attorneys are prepared to help ensure injured workers maximize the compensation they receive for their injuries. Some of the construction accident cases our firm has the experience and knowledge to handle involve:
- Scaffolding accidents
- Ladder accidents
- Forklift accidents
- Crane accidents
- Falling objects
- Slip and Fall injuries
- Construction debris accidents
- Construction vehicle accidents
Workers’ Compensation for Construction-Related Injuries
Injuries that result from construction site accidents can have lifelong consequences. Severe burns, electrocutions, paralysis, head injuries, crushed or broken bones, nerve damage, and back or spinal cord injuries are not uncommon. Our attorneys have the skill and resources required to effectively handle construction site work injury cases. We have longstanding relationships and regularly team with lawyers that exclusively handle workers’ compensation claims to ensure our clients receive optimal compensation for their injuries.
Contact Our White Plains, New York, Construction Accident Lawyers
Please contact the litigation and transactional attorneys at Gaines, Novick, Ponzini, Cossu & Venditti, LLP regarding any personal injury, medical malpractice, construction accident, motor vehicle accident, legal malpractice, estate planning, trusts and estate administration, elder law, real estate, criminal, commercial, or municipal law matter. Our lawyers can be reached by phone or by e-mail, or by filling out the in-take form on our Contact page.