New York Construction Liability Law
New York City construction accidents happen frequently. Cranes fall and injure passersby, scaffolding collapses, and workers fall while on the job site on a regular basis. Construction is reported consistently as being one of the most dangerous occupations, and the injuries that occur are reported frequently in the papers and on the news.
Parties who are injured have a right to seek compensation under construction liability law in NYC. The New York construction liability lawyers at Hach & Rose, LLP, know how to seek justice and fair compensation for injuries that occur at construction sites. Our NY accident lawyers handle injuries that include, but are not limited to, the following.
- Refinery, factory,and mill accidents
- Crane accidents
- Scaffolding accidents
- Falling debris
- Chemical explosions
- Severe burns
- Chemical poisoning
- Gas line breaks and fires
An attorney experienced in construction liability in NYC can help
The attorneys of Hach & Rose, LLP, are experienced in all aspects of construction liability in NYC. One of our attorneys can examine your situation and advise you on your options under existing New York construction laws. Our New York accident lawyers are available to assess your situation and examine it in light of applicable construction laws, including issues of indemnification, workers’ compensation, building code, and OSHA violations.
Part of bringing a claim under construction laws in NYC is determining the appropriate party or parties to sue. Injuries can arise from many causes—including unsafe equipment, defective materials, unsafe working conditions, and dangerous work sites. Parties that may be the cause of the injuries include the following:
- The owner of the property
- The general contractor
- Product manufacturers, distributors, or sellers
Our attorneys who are skilled in construction liability law in New York can study the evidence and determine what persons or entities may be liable for your injuries and damages. Our NY personal injury attorneys can also assist you with workers’ compensation claims. Many claims are initially denied and our attorneys can fight to secure you the benefits that you deserve.
An attorney skilled in New York construction liability law can help
Our New York construction accident attorneys at Hach & Rose, LLP, are ready to assist you with all aspects of construction liability law in New York. Contact us today to learn more about what we are able to do for you.