Falling objects can cause injuries at construction sites. Even a small item can cause serious harm if dropped from an elevated position. Construction companies should protect their employees, and innocent bystanders from harm in case of falling objects. Objects fall at construction sites for many reasons, but usually some carelessness, negligence or rule-breaking is involved. Some common possible mistakes that cause falling objects in construction sites are:
If you or someone you love has been hurt by falling objects at a construction site, then you need a strong and experienced personal injury attorney to help you pursue financial justice.
Like most personal injury cases, falling object accidents involve negligence or carelessness. These cases are usually directed at the construction company for carelessness by creating an unsafe work environment. The elements of negligence are duty, breach, causation, and damage.
A construction worker or pedestrian who is injured by a falling object may sue the construction company. In order to be successful in a lawsuit caused by a falling object, the claimant must prove:
At The Reinken Law Firm, we handle claims for injuries caused by a falling object on a construction site. We will conduct a thorough investigation of your case, traveling to the site, if necessary. Construction accident attorney Eric Reinken has protected the rights of personal injury victims in Connecticut for more than 30 years. He has obtained many of the largest verdicts and settlements in Connecticut.
We handle claims involving all types of loss, from broken bones or fractures to traumatic brain injury, from spinal cord injury/paralysis to amputation or loss of limb. We also litigate wrongful death claims.
If you or a loved one is injured in an accident caused due to falling objects at a construction site, then an experienced personal injury lawyer can help. Call The Reinken Law Firm, and construction accident Attorney Eric Reinken will prepare your case very diligently. Call (203) 325-8800(Stamford), 203-491-4404 (Danbury), 203-418-7037 (Bridgeport) and 203-489-2825(Greenwich) for a free consultation with Attorney Eric Reinken.