If you or a loved one has been injured in a demolition accident, our experienced attorneys can get you the financial compensation you need for your medical expenses, lost income and pain and suffering. For nearly one hundred years, the New York City Law Firm of Rosenberg, Minc, Falkoff & Wolff LLP has millions of dollars for injured construction workers. Our New York demolition accident lawyers are aggressive legal advocates for our clients and have a record of winning construction cases over 90% of the time.
Every controlled demolition involves the work of many dedicated professionals. Everyone involved in the demolition of a building must have a clear understanding of his or her role. Even in the best of circumstances, demolishing a building involves some level of risk. Despite the risks inherent in the job, those overseeing a demolition project are required to follow all appropriate safety regulations in order to minimize the risk of injury. The slightest misstep or mistake can cause serious injuries and even death. Demolition workers face any number of potential injuries, including:
New York has numerous laws and regulations that protect demolition workers. For instance, Labor Law 241 requires contractors and owners to provide reasonable and adequate protection for workers. If either contractors or owners fail to comply with this law or other safety regulations, they may be liable for all damages from the construction accident. These expenses may include medical bills, lost wages and pain and suffering.
Call us today at (212) 697-9280 to schedule your free, confidential case evaluation. We can also be contacted by e-mail. In all injury and wrongful death claims, you will not owe any attorneys’ fees unless we recover compensation in settlement negotiations or trial.