New York Work Injury Lawyer
The work injury law firm of Tolmage, Peskin, Harris, Falick represents people who have been injured on job sites in New York City. If you have been injured on a worksite, either as a worker or as someone passing through, you deserve to learn about your legal options. Complete our online contact form to schedule a free consultation.
Examples Of Job Site Accidents
Construction and other job sites can be dangerous places to work, with many potential dangers threatening the safety of workers. We represent clients who have been injured at work in the following types of accidents:
- Scaffolding accidents
- Falls from ladders
- Crane accident
- Trench collapses
- Struck by object, tools, or debris
- Slip & falls
- Concrete accidents
- Malfunctioning machinery accidents
- Malfunctioning tool accidents
- Electrical accidents or electrocution
- Roof falls/accidents
- Fatalities/wrongful death accidents
Injured workers may be entitled to compensation in excess of a workers’ compensation claim if the accident was caused by a negligent third party. This can include a negligent product manufacturer, for example.
Work Related Injuries
Employers are required to keep worksites safe. When they fail to do so, the results can be life-changing. Workplace accidents can result in serious injuries such as:
- Back injuries, including spinal fractures, herniated disks, muscle strains, etc.
- Head and brain injuries, including concussion and traumatic brain injury (TBI)
- Knee injuries
- Shoulder injuries
- Bone fractures
- Burn or fire injures
- Injuries resulting from exposure to hazardous materials
Our New York City work injury lawyers can help you pursue a third-party liability claim after being involved in an accident on a job site in NYC. We will seek maximum compensation to cover the short- and long-term expenses you face and hold negligent parties accountable for your injuries, suffering and losses.
We also represent family members left behind after a loved one has died in a fatal worksite accident. We can help you pursue compensation through a wrongful death claim.