Heavy Equipment Failures & Construction Accidents
Get a Boston Construction Accident Attorney on Your Side
When the use, design, or manufacture of heavy equipment does not receive
the attention it deserves, an accident can occur resulting in severe injuries.
Construction workers often use heavy equipment such as cranes, bulldozers,
and backhoes routinely and their safety can depend on the proper design
of such machines.
If you or a loved one were injured by a heavy equipment failure,
speak with a Boston construction accident lawyer from our firm for help.
Working With Attorney Whitman
For those wrongfully injured through another person’s negligence,
the Law Office of Steven R. Whitman works to ensure their right to compensation
is protected and fights for them in and out of court. With
more than 50 years of combined legal experience behind us, our firm has a
positive track record of success which includes having recovered
tens of millions of dollars in compensation.
Representing those Injured by Heavy Equipment
OSHA typically regulates how heavy machinery should be used on a construction
site to ensure the safety of employees. If those in charge of a site fail
to uphold these regulations, you may be able to hold them accountable in an
Heavy equipment accidents can result from:
- Bulldozer accidents
- Crane failure
- Forklift accidents
- Inadequate safety equipment
- Inadequate training for equipment use
- Machinery failures
- Road construction accidents
If you happen to be injured on a job site while working, you may be entitled to a
workers’ compensation claim which can help cover your medical bills and lost wages. Workers’
compensation works differently than standard personal injury claims, however,
in that they are aimed at obtaining lost wages and medical payments for
the injured worker.
Finding Financial Help for Our Valued Clients
Our Boston personal injury lawyers can file a personal injury claim on
your behalf which unlike workers’ compensation can provide benefits
for your pain and suffering and is geared towards claims against general
contractors and equipment manufacturers. You deserve to be compensated
fairly if you have been injured through no fault of your own. Reach out
to our Boston injury firm right away.
Begin with a free consultation by calling