Scaffolding & Ladder Fall Injuries
Scaffold and ladders must be erected carefully and properly overseen in order to avoid accidents that can cause serious injuries and even fatalities. If you’ve been injured in a scaffold or ladder fall, you should contact an attorney right away to discuss your options.Injured in a Serious Fall From a Ladder or Scaffolding Collapse?
At the law firm of Corsiglia McMahon & Allard, L.L.P. in San Jose, our experienced personal injury lawyers represent accident victims whose injuries were caused by the negligence of others. We work hard to hold the appropriate parties accountable. Contact us online or call (408) 289-1417 today to set up a free consultation. You will pay nothing unless we win your case.
Notable Case Result: $1.45 million for a construction accident (Pereira v. GF Construction venued in Santa Clara County).Identifying Who Can Be Held Legally Accountable for the Worker Injury
If you’ve been injured in a fall from a scaffold or ladder, there are a number of different parties who may be considered legally responsible for your injuries. Depending on the circumstances of your accident, compensation may be available from the following:
- Propery owners can, in some cases, be held responsible for failing to properly oversee dangerous scaffolding and ladders on their property.
- Manufacturers and vendors of scaffolds and ladders are legally responsible for any defects in the design or manufacture of their equipment.
- Contractors and subcontractors are liable under personal injury law when their negligence causes injuries to employees of other contractors on the site.
The skilled personal injury lawyers at our firm will carefully examine the details of your accident in order to determine who, if anyone, may be liable under a personal injury claim. We will fully explore all of your options for compensation.Taking the Time to Pursue the Results You Deserve
Every case is unique, so if you are looking for fair compensation for your scaffolding or ladder fall injuries, you will want to talk to an attorney who will take the time to give your case the detailed personal attention you deserve.Contact a San Jose Construction Accident Lawyer
Our construction accident attorneys are respected throughout Northern California and nationwide for their dedication to helping accident victims obtain fair and just results. We serve clients in cities such as San Jose, Santa Clara, Palo Alto, Sunnyvale, Los Gatos and Oakland. Don’t hesitate to contact us online or call (408) 289-1417 to discuss your case.