Long Island Construction Accident Lawyer
Did you suffer injuries while working construction on Long Island? You deserve compensation. We will handle your construction accident injury case while you recover from your injuries. You do not need to handle this alone.
We Accept All Types of Long Island Construction Accident Cases
We can handle any of the following construction accident cases and more:
- Falls from scaffolding
- Ladder falls
- Crane or lift injuries
- Injuries from falling tools or debris
- Heavy machinery accidents
- Accidents involving flammable or explosive materials
- Electrical shock or electrocutions
- Unsafe work conditions
- Injuries from toxic substances
- Injuries from defective or dangerous tools
- Slip and falls
- Trip and falls
- Motor vehicle accidents
- Building collapses
If your loved one died in a construction accident on Long Island, you may be eligible to file a wrongful death action to recover compensation. Call the construction accident team at Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. to learn more: 516-932-0400.
Types of Recoverable Damages After a Long Island Construction Accident
If you were injured in a construction accident, New York law permits recovery for the following damages:
Economic damages include expenses and losses with a specific dollar value. They may include:
- Medical bills
- Lost wages
- Lost earning capacity
- Accident-related expenses
- The costs of medical equipment and accommodations
Some of the types of noneconomic damages you may recover include:
- Pain and suffering
- Diminished quality of life
- Mental anguish
If you lost a loved one in a construction accident, you may also qualify to file a wrongful death case. Call Friedman & Simon L.L.P. to learn more about the types of damages for which you may recover compensation: 516-932-0400.
How Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. Can Help With Your Construction Accident Case
We want your physical and emotional recovery to be your priority. That is why we make you and your legal case our priority.
Once you enlist the help of our Long Island personal injury attorneys, here is what we will do for you:
Keeping You Updated on Your Case
Our team will keep you up-to-date on the progress of your case. We will return your calls, emails, or texts in a timely manner.
Identifying Liable Parties
Depending on the details of your case, there may be several parties who are liable for your physical and emotional damages. We will review the details of your case and determine who is responsible for your injuries.
Communicating With All Parties for You
Our team will handle all communication with the other parties, their insurance companies and their attorneys. You focus on getting better while we manage the legal process.
Holding the liable parties responsible for your injuries will require collecting evidence, such as:
- Photos of your injuries and the accident scene
- Records maintained by the owner and contractor
- Contracts between the parties
- Surveillance video
- Eyewitness testimony
- Expert witness testimony
- Medical records
Determining a Value for Your Case
We will calculate your case’s worth and then fight to recover that amount for you. This may involve negotiating with the insurance company or defense lawyers or filing a lawsuit.
You Have a Limited Time to Recover Compensation
Under New York law, you have a limited amount of time to file a lawsuit after a construction accident. If you fail to file a lawsuit before the statute of limitations expires, you may be unable to recover the compensation you deserve. In some cases, the amount of time to act is even more limited than the Statute of Limitations.
So, act quickly and protect your right to compensation.
Schedule a Free Consultation with a Member of Our Construction Accident Team Today — 516-932-0400
If you were in a construction accident and need help collecting compensation for medical bills, lost wages, out-of-pocket expenses, pain and suffering, and more, call Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. today at 516-932-0400.
Our team can meet you anywhere on Long Island or elsewhere in New York. We have a multilingual staff that can assist you in English, Spanish, Bengali, Tamil, Greek, and Kannada.