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Construction Site Accident Lawyers

Construction accidents or mishap can take place on commercial property, industrial construction site or at residential property. When somebody is killed or injured on or even near the construction site, the general contractor, subcontractor or the owner might be liable for the injuries sustained. 

A construction site accident few times can be very serious and might cause loss of limb, permanent disability, head injury, blindness, broken or fractured bones, scarring, amputation, mental distress or wrongful death. Often the remedial bills are huge and there might be a lengthy time span of disability as well as lost wages. 

For that reason the construction site accident lawyer can greatly help in getting the expenses related to the accident by claiming compensation. A professional solicitor can adequately claim compensation for an injured worker for permanent disability and losses arising because of the construction site accident.  
A lawyer often claims for the construction site accidents including:

  • Big dig accidents
  • Wrongful death
  • Tunnel accidents or Crane accidents
  • Electrical explosions or electric shocks
  • Accidents due to improper safety measures
  • Defective ladders o falling debris
  • Slip and falls or wall collapse
  • Machinery lift accident or forklift accidents 

A construction site accident lawyer provides instantaneous investigation as well as preservation of proof and evidence since it is often considered as a critical element for proving the personal injury claim case and availing desired compensation. The investigation further includes assessment of the scene whilst the evidence like the machinery and materials defect.   

Nevertheless, it is very essential for the injured party to seek prompt medicinal attention for the injuries happened at the construction site accident and maintain the bills and the expenses happened with it so that the amount can be compensated. 

Through experience and relationships with the experts and professionals in the field of construction, the construction site accident lawyers are able to recognise as well as bring claims happening because of the negligence of the subcontractors and contractors accountable for the safe construction site practices. In addition, due to the experience in the product liability field, the lawyers are also able to recognise the accidents happened because of the use of defective products at the construction site.

Miss G was a passenger in her partner’s car when he lost control on an icy road. She suffered a back and shoulder injury that healed within 1 year. Cooks Legal resolved the matter within 5 months of obtaining her instructions presenting her with a cheque for £2,350.00
"I was very nervous about claiming but Cooks made it so easy. I filled in a form, went to a Dr’s appointment arranged by them, and they did the rest."
Miss G from Peterborough