New York Building Collapse Accident & Injury Lawyer
If you sustained injuries in a building collapse on a construction site, you have the right to financial compensation for your physical and emotional damages.
The New York building collapse accident and injury lawyers at Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. have provided compassionate legal representation since 1991. Call us today at 516-932-0400 to schedule a free case evaluation with a construction accident lawyer.
We Accept All Types of New York Building Collapse Accident & Injury Cases
Whether you were at work on a construction site when you sustained your injuries or if you were a bystander or a visitor, you have the right to pursue compensation from the liable party.
Some possible reasons buildings collapse include:
- Design and engineering defects
- Inferior materials
- Substandard construction
- Failure to provide adequate shoring
- Improper use of construction equipment
- Safety violations
- Chemical and natural gas explosions
If any party failed to meet their duty of care, they may be liable for your economic and non-economic damages. Our legal team can identify who is liable for your injuries. Call us at 516-932-0400.
Building Collapse Accidents Due to Construction or Renovation
Buildings may collapse during new construction or major renovation work. Contractors and construction managers must ensure the safety of workers, visitors, and bystanders.
Depending on the circumstances of your accident, we may pursue legal action against:
- Building owners
- Structural engineer
- General contractor
- Material suppliers
Building Collapse Accidents Due to Design or Construction Defects
If you sustained injuries in a building that collapsed due to design flaws or construction defects, you can pursue legal action against the liable party, which may be:
- Project architect
- Structural engineer
- General contractor
- Material supplier
The building collapse accident and injury lawyers at Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. will work to identify the at-fault party or parties and build the strongest possible case on your behalf.
We Establish Liability for Your Building Collapse Accident & Injuries
If you elect to work with Friedman & Simon, L.L.P., we will immediately begin an investigation into the building collapse to determine which party or parties are liable for the accident.
The evidence we retrieve may include:
- Photos and videos of the accident scene
- Witness statements
- Project and contractor safety records
- Inspection reports
- Building plans and specifications
- Structural load calculations
- Building maintenance records
- Municipal investigation and inspection reports
Building collapse cases can be complex. We may work with various subject matter experts including safety experts, engineers, architects, and more to identify fault and establish liability.
If you were injured, the accident attorneys at Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. will work tirelessly to recover the physical and emotional damages you deserve.
We Prove the Value of Your Building Collapse Accident Injuries
You may have the right to compensation for the following physical and emotional damages:
- Medical care
- Future medical care
- Lost income and benefits
- Future loss of income and employment benefits
- Assistive devices and accessibility modifications
- Other out-of-pocket expenses
- Emotional trauma
- Pain and suffering
- Diminished quality of life
- Permanent disability or disfigurement
If a loved one died from injuries sustained in a New York building collapse accident, we can help you pursue a wrongful death action. Contact Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. today at 516-932-0400 for help.
How We Can Help You
At Friedman & Simon, L.L.P., our priority is to protect your legal right to pursue financial compensation for your physical, emotional, and economic damages.
In New York, you have a limited time to pursue legal action for building collapse injuries. Protect your right to seek compensation by contacting us as soon as possible. We will pursue the information necessary to build your case and preserve your rights.
Our services include:
We offer a no-cost, no-obligation consultation for victims of New York building collapse accidents. We will assist you in making the best possible decision for your future.
No Attorney Fees Until and Unless We Win Your Case
When we accept your injury cases, we do not require any up-front lawyer fees. We do not collect any fees unless and until we win your case and recover financial compensation on your behalf.
Compassionate, Experienced Legal Representation
The Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. team has been representing the injured for over 25 years. We understand this complex area of the law and work hard to protect our clients’ rights. See our past client testimonials.
Let us put our knowledge and experience to work for you.
Consult a New York Building Collapse Accident and Injury Lawyer Today
At Friedman & Simon, L.L.P., we understand the importance of obtaining compensation for your injuries. Our multilingual legal team can assist you in English, Spanish, Greek, Bengali, Tamil, or Kannada.
You do not have to face this challenging situation alone. Let one of our New York building collapse accident and injury lawyers help you recover the compensation you deserve.
Call us today at 516-932-0400 to schedule your free consultation.