New York Ladder Accident & Injury Lawyer
New York laws protect construction workers from elevation-related risks, such as working from ladders and scaffolds. If you suffered injuries in fall from a ladder at work, a New York ladder accident and injury lawyer from Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. wants to help you recover the compensation you need and deserve.
Call us today at 516-932-0400 for a free case evaluation.
We Accept Many Types of Ladder Fall Cases
Our team handles ladder fall cases for injured workers performing a wide range of jobs, including:
- Masonry and pointing
Ladder fall accidents often lead to severe injuries that might keep you out of work and require ongoing treatment or care. These may include:
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Neck or back injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Cognitive impairments
- Loss of use of one or more limbs
- Fractured/broken bones
- Other permanent injuries
If you lost a family member in a ladder fall accident, you may qualify to file a wrongful death case. Call us to learn more: 516-932-0400.
Recovering Compensation in a New York Ladder Accident Case
The types of damages recoverable after a New York ladder accident vary based on the facts of your case, your expenses and losses, the severity of your injuries, and several other factors.
Some of the types of damages for which you may recover compensation include:
- Ambulance transportation
- Emergency room care
- Laboratory tests, imaging scans, and other diagnostic tests
- Medical treatment
- Ongoing care
- Future treatment
- Lost wages
- Diminished earning capacity
- Out-of-pocket expenses related to the accident and injury
- Pain and suffering
- Mental anguish
- Other emotional damages
Let Us Handle Your New York Ladder Accident Case
We can manage your New York ladder accident case from beginning to end.
New York law generally does not allow us to file a lawsuit against your employer, but a third party may be liable. Let us review your case and pursue compensation against the liable party(ies). If you allow us to handle your case, we will:
- Manage communication with the property owner, their attorneys, and the insurance company
- Protect your right to fair compensation
- Investigate how your accident and injuries occurred
- Identify liable parties
- Collect evidence
- Pursue compensation on your behalf
Call us today to learn more: 516-932-0400.
We Can Meet You Where You Are
We can meet you at our office or:
- At the hospital
- At your home
- Elsewhere in the New York Metropolitan area
Act Quickly to Beat the Deadline
New York law only gives us a limited time to file a lawsuit in a ladder accident case. It is essential we meet the state’s deadline because the court will bar us from taking legal action after the statute of limitations expires. Call us today to get started: 516-932-0400.
Talk to a New York Ladder Accident & Injury Lawyer
The attorneys from Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. are passionate advocates for the injured. We will fight for the compensation you need to cover your accident- and injury-related expenses and losses. We have multilingual staff members who can assist you in English, Spanish, Greek, Bengali, Tamil, or Kannada.
Call our team today at 516-932-0400 to schedule your initial consultation and case evaluation.