Long Island Construction Accident Attorneys
Representing New Yorkers Injured in Construction Accidents
Whether you were working on a construction site, or simply walking down the sidewalk, if you were injured in a construction-related accident in New York, contact Westermann Sheehy Keenan Samaan & Aydelott, LLP. We represent injured clients on Long Island and throughout the New York City area. Call our law office in White Plains at 888-866-0425.
Many construction accidents are caused by negligent contractors, subcontractors or property owners. At times, there are so many parties working on a construction site that it is hard to pinpoint an at-fault party. Our skilled lawyers can investigate your accident and help you whether or not to pursue a claim.
Work-Related Construction Accidents
Though most injuries that occur in the workplace are covered by workers' compensation, injured individuals can also bring a claim against a third party if negligence was involved. In New York, this type of claim falls under Labor Law 241, which requires a construction site to be adequately safe for employees and others who frequent the site.
Construction, excavation and demolition work can be dangerous. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 30 work-related construction fatalities were reported in the state of New York in 2008. At Westermann Sheehy Keenan Samaan & Aydelott, LLP, we can represent employees in any construction accident. Many injuries and deaths are caused by:
No Cost Initial Consultation
No Attorneys' Fees Unless You Receive Money Damages for Your Claim
If you or your loved one have been involved in a construction accident, contact an experienced premises liability attorney in White Plains at 888-866-0425 for a consultation.