Chicago Construction Accidents
A construction site can be an exceptionally dangerous work environment, which can leave you incredibly vulnerable to injury on the job. With a wide assortment of heavy machinery, the hazard levels are substantially elevated; more so than many other occupations. Your employer is required to maintain a work area that promotes your safety.
The Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) are responsible for regulating and implementing various codes of conduct that ensures the well-being of all employees in the work place. If an employer violates any of these pre-imposed guidelines and it results in the injury or death of an employee, they will be at risk to face the full consequences of the law.
Our Chicago Construction Accident Lawyers help victims that have been injured by:
- Being struck by an object
- Caught in-between machinery or objects
These types of mishaps are simply the most frequent occurrences of work place accidents and many other situations are capable of ending with catastrophe. If you have been involved in any sort of accident on the job, it’s time to make your voice heard.
Thousands of work-related deaths occur every year and ensuring a safe occupational atmosphere is vital for your comfort and efficiency as an employee. If you found yourself injured due to the direct violation of OSHA protocols, you may be eligible for a fair cash settlement.
Medical costs can add up at an extremely rapid rate and being out of work for an elongated period of time can leave you struggling to maintain financial stability.
At Dworkin & Maciariello, our expert Chicago construction accident lawyers care for your health and want to assist in any we can. Filing a suit against a renowned employer can be an excruciating and ineffective task; that’s why it helps to have an experienced professional on your side.
With our incredible knowledge of the legal system and free consultations, the excuses are limited to not contact us. The state requires that all claims be filed within a specific time frame, so don’t let the clock be your enemy.