Construction Accidents in Stockton
Years of Experience Representing Injured Construction Workers
Construction is a physically demanding and potentially dangerous field. Accidents on construction sites frequently result in serious injury to construction workers. Let an experienced Stockton workers' compensation attorney from the Law Offices of Bo Katzakian help you pursue benefits for the medical bills and loss of wages that resulted from your construction site injury.
Hazards of Construction Work
Construction is a perilous field that leaves workers vulnerable to a variety of injuries. This includes injuries from accidents, such as broken bones, head injuries, and spinal cord injuries. Construction workers may be susceptible to occupational diseases, due to exposure to chemicals and potentially hazardous substances.
Construction accidents may be caused by:
- Falls from scaffolding
- Scaffold collapse
- Trench collapse
- Falling debris or equipment
- Crane accidents
- Forklift accidents
- Electrical fires
- Toxic chemical exposure
You Need Aggressive Representation for Your claim
If you were injured on a construction site, you may be dealing with expensive medical bills, loss of income, and either a temporary or permanent disability. When an accident or injury happens, always report it to your employer immediately and seek medical attention, even if you feel the injury is not severe. Often, workers may think the injury is not too bad or will heal quickly, but failing to follow the proper procedures for reporting an accident and filing a claim could prevent you from receiving benefits.
Our Stockton workers’ compensation attorneys will explain your rights and provide the information you need to make the best decision for your case. We focus on helping injured workers navigate the system and ensure that you meet all applicable rules and requirements, so you preserve your right to workers compensation benefits for your medical bills, lost wages, and disability, whether it is temporary or permanent. You will not be charged legal fees until you are compensated for your work injury.
Facing the consequences of an injury sustained on a construction site? Take the first step to getting the legal help you need by calling (844) 311-7793 to schedule a consultation.