Weinstein, Chase, Messinger & Peters, P.C. is a legal resource for the victims of construction injury accidents in Brooklyn and all of New York. Accidents happen on construction sites regularly. Unfortunately, workers are at risk for serious injuries when they step foot on the job. That risk is compounded when those whose job is to protect workers acts negligently. Though most of the effects of accidents are covered by workers’ compensation, there are times when the negligence of a third party caused an accident and legal action may be the right decision. If you need a law firm that has experience and dedication to clients and a track record of positive results, contact Weinstein, Chase, Messinger & Peters, P.C.
Our experienced faulty machinery attorneys are committed to working diligently on client lawsuits from beginning to end, with a goal of achieving the best and desired compensation results. We assist clients in obtaining compensation for a wide range of personal injuries, including back injuries, brain injury, head trauma, accidental amputation, electrocution, electric shock, other Brain/Spinal Cord Injuries and wrongful death. We are highly skilled and experienced at handling lawsuits (including those with third-party liability) for Construction site injury involving falling debris, structural collapse, lifting equipment failure (including forklift injuries), defective construction tools, failures of a scaffold, trench collapses, ladder falls, fires, electric shock, compressed gas accidents, welding mishap, or other employment accident and any other accident on a construction site.
Accidents happen every day. In fact, according to a Centers for Disease Control (CDC) report, in 2006 there were over 4.8 million falls alone—the top-ranked cause of injury for people between the ages of 25 and 65. A fall can happen anywhere at any time. While you may slip on spilled liquid in a grocery store or a workplace cafeteria, there is one place that presents vastly more accident potential from falls and other incidents: a construction site. If you have been injured in a construction accident, you need to contact an attorney with experience and skill to hold negligent parties accountable for their inaction.
Accident attorneys at our Brooklyn firm know that on average, about 16 workers were fatally injured each day during 2000, the last year for which data was available from U.S. Department of Labor. The construction industry consistently has the highest number of fatal work injuries, stemming from the use of cranes, forklifts, scaffolding, and other necessary construction equipment. Compensation issues can be complex, so your Brooklyn work site accident attorney should be chosen with care. Our principal area of practice is civil litigation. As a result of our focus in this area in New York, construction injury lawyers at our firm often act as counsel to other attorneys in personal injury matters.
If you or a loved one have been seriously injured as a result of a personal injury accident, please contact the Brooklyn brain injury attorneys at Weinstein, Chase, Messinger & Peters, P.C. There are always challenges in dealing with the aftermath of a significant personal injury. We are very aware that in serious injury or catastrophic injury cases, you need help now. Rest assured that our compassionate Brooklyn attorneys will assist you in getting all the help available to you in addition to prosecuting your case.
At the Brooklyn, New York law firm of Weinstein, Chase, Messinger & Peters, P.C., we are highly aware that in cases involving serious injuries such as brain injuries or spinal cord injuries, you need help now. We will make sure you get all the assistance available to you as soon as possible. We also understand that the cost of a brain or catastrophic spinal cord injury often extends over the life of an accident injury victim. Recovering damages associated with future medical expenses, lost earnings, and loss in quality of life is essential in securing your and your family’s future financial health.