Representation For People Injured On Construction Sites
In the United States, construction is the single largest industry, accounting for millions of jobs and billions in investments. An unfortunate consequence of the dangerous nature of construction work, however, is that more than 1,200 construction workers are killed on construction sites every year around the country and there are more than 400,000 injuries, many of them catastrophic. Despite legal and trade provisions in place to prevent construction and industrial accidents, statistics say that one out of every ten construction workers suffer some kind of on the job injury this year.
If you have been injured while working on a construction site, there are often product manufacturers or property owners who may be liable to compensate you beyond what Florida workers’ compensation benefits will pay. Valenzuela Law Firm, P.A., in Tampa, Florida, will provide a free consultation about your accident and injuries to assess whether your injury was the result of negligence. Our attorneys have extensive personal injury trial experience. We also have a successful case history of helping injured workers recover full and fair money damages following a construction accident.
We Handle All Types Of Construction Accident Claims
We provide aggressive representation for accidents resulting from:
- Gas line explosions
- Power line injuries
- Welding burns
- Industrial chemical exposure
- Trench collapse
- Construction vehicle truck accidents
- Scaffolding falls
Contact Our Lawyers For A Free Consultation To Discuss Your Case
If you have been injured in a construction accident, your attorney will need extensive knowledge of federal and state regulations governing construction and industrial sites and third-party liability. Attorney Henry Valenzuela is a Board-Certified Civil Trial Specialist and our firm has received the AV* rating from Martindale-Hubbell. We have the experience to inspect work sites, preserve evidence and identify and question critical witnesses.
*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Verdicts & Settlements
$1.5 Million Settlement Against Contractor For Negligence Resulting In Below The Elbow Amputation