Construction & Scaffolding Accident Lawyers Serving Long Island and NYC
If you or a loved one suffered injuries in a New York or Long Island construction or scaffolding accident, you may be able to recover compensation. A New York construction accident and injury lawyer from Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. can help you get it.
Construction accident injuries can be devastating. We want to help you recover the compensation you need. Call us for a free case review with a member of our team in New York: 516-932-0400.
If you were injured in a construction accident in Long Island, please go to our Long Island construction accident page.
What to do when you get hurt on a construction site in Nassau or Suffolk County? An Infographic by Friedman & Simon
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We Can Pursue a Construction Accident Case on Your Behalf
If you suffered injuries on a New York construction site, we will evaluate your claim, identify any liable parties, and fight for compensation on your behalf.
We represent clients injured in construction accidents including:
- Falls from scaffolding
- Falls from ladders or other elevated areas
- Slip and falls and trip and falls
- Electric shock and electrocutions
- Workers hit by falling debris or other items
- Getting caught in or in between equipment or materials
- Heavy machinery accidents
- Motor vehicle accidents
- Building collapses
If you had a injury on Long Island, our Long Island Construction Accident Lawyers can help.
In many cases, a third party was negligent and caused or contributed to the accident. We investigate every accident and injury case we handle, collecting evidence to prove:
- Your physical and emotional damages
- Your economic loss
With this evidence, we can build a case against the negligent party and fight for the compensation you deserve. Contact us today to get started: 516-932-0400.
Recoverable Damages in a Nassau or Suffolk County Construction Site Accident Case
Recoverable damages for a construction accident case may include:
Medical Treatment and Related Costs
- Ambulance transportation
- Emergency room treatment
- Laboratory tests, imaging scans, and other diagnostics
- Prescription medications
- Rehabilitation and therapy
- Ongoing and/or future care costs
Other Economic Losses
- Lost wages
- Diminished earning capacity
- Loss of support
- Out-of-pocket costs related to your accident, injury, or treatment
- Pain and suffering damages
- Mental anguish
- Other emotional damages
Wrongful Death Damages
If your loved one died in a New York construction accident, you may be able to file a wrongful death case against any liable party we identify. Call us today to learn more about how we can help your family if you lost a family member in a New York construction site accident.
Let Us Fight for the Payout You Deserve
New York laws allow us to pursue compensation from a property owner, general contractor, and subcontractor after a construction accident. For example, if a construction worker is injured by tripping on debris or scattered tools or materials in a work area, then the owner of the property and the general contractor may be held responsible for the accident.
Let us review the circumstances of your accident so we can identify any liable parties. Call us at 516-932-0400.
Call Us Today Before Time Runs Out
New York gives us a limited time to file a lawsuit. It is important to act quickly after you suffer injuries, so we can identify any negligent parties and hold them liable. Once the deadline passes, the court will bar us from taking any legal action.
Talk to a New York Construction Accident & Injury Lawyer
At Friedman & Simon, L.L.P., we are passionate advocates for the injured. We fight for the rights of injured construction workers in New York. We have a multilingual staff, allowing us to assist you in English, Spanish, Greek, Bengali, Tamil, or Kannada.
Call us today at 516-932-0400 to get started with your free case review and consultation.