If you have been injured in a construction-related accident and are searching for construction accident lawyers in New York, Jeffry Shapiro & Associates have the knowledge, experience, and proven track record of success to help you. We have represented clients who have been victims of everything from building code violations to electrocution to forklift or equipment accident to a scaffolding mishap. Construction work can be one of the most physically demanding and risky industries but that does not mean that you should endure unsafe conditions on the job. As a construction worker, it is important to know your rights and also know where to turn when those rights have been violated. The answer is Jeffry Shapiro & Associates.
Unsafe circumstances and environments lead to injury in construction-related situations and in the event that you are a victim, you are entitled to compensation, no matter how minor the injury of pain inflicted. We have represented clients who have experienced injuries as extreme as traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, and broken bones. We have also fought on behalf of clients who have experienced injuries more minor, including surface burns and knee injuries.
Why hire an attorney to represent you in your construction-related accident?
First of all, victims of construct accidents are not only focusing on their own physical healing but are also sifting through the related financial stress. Deciphering complicated insurance policies and planning for the future without viable career options is often times the greatest source of stress for many.
If you have suffered a work injury in New York, first seek medical attention. Next, report the incident to your employer. Reporting the incident to your employer is central to your claim. The final step is hiring a reputable, seasoned attorney who will investigate the circumstances of your situation and build a case to strengthen your claim. If you or a loved one has been harmed in a construction-related accident, look no further than Jeffry Shapiro & Associates.