Despite all the precautions taken, including industry and government-enforced safety regulations as well as continued advances in safety equipment and standards, Los Angeles construction accidents still happen.
Unfortunately, many times a construction injury or accident can be traced to an employer’s negligence, which according to the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) often includes the following:
Depending on the type and severity of the construction accident that a worker suffers, it can cause a wide array of injuries, including:
According to OSHA, four types of accidents accounted for over half of all construction worker deaths in the US in 2013.
OSHA refers to these accidents as the “Fatal Four” and they include:
Besides the “Fatal Four,” other construction accidents that can lead to injury or even death are:
With your life or the life of someone you love on the line and your family’s future at stake, you need to know that the Los Angeles construction accident attorney you hired has the experience and skills necessary to get you the justice you deserve.
That’s why knowing what questions to ask a lawyer prior to hiring him or her is so important.
Here are a few questions to ask a construction accident attorney in Los Angeles that may help you determine whether you should hire them:
Construction accident attorney Josh Glotzer of Glotzer & Leib, LLP will be there for you and your family in your time of need.
His case results prove that Attorney Glotzer is dedicated to obtaining justice for his clients and will work tirelessly to protect his clients’ rights under the law, including taking all the necessary steps to negotiate a fair settlement or take a case to trial if necessary.
To learn more about construction injury cases or to set up a free consultation with our personal injury lawyer to discuss your situation, give us a call at (747) 241-8288 or fill out our online contact form.