There are multiple legal theories that could affect a single ladder or scaffold accident claim. It’s important to trust personal injury attorneys with a history of success for your best odds of securing a financial recovery for your fall. Experience handling complex claims and multiple practice areas can give your claim an edge during insurance claim settlements and personal injury trials.
Ladder and scaffold accidents are some of the most common reasons for falls in occupational settings. Falls are the greatest cause of construction worker death in the U.S. The most frequently cited standard by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is lack of fall protection. Poor scaffold construction is another top-ten cited standard. If you or a loved one suffered injuries in a ladder or scaffold accident in Dallas, the law could entitle you to compensation for your economic and non-economic losses. The team of Dallas ladder or scaffold accident lawyers at McGilberry & Shirer can help you explore and exercise your rights.
Ladders and scaffolds are necessary tools in many capacities, especially in the construction industry. Every day, thousands of construction workers rely on these pieces of equipment to complete their jobs. When someone’s negligence has compromised the safety of a ladder or scaffold, the results can be disastrous. Many different parties owe duties of care when it comes to the safety of ladders and scaffolds. Some legal matters that might relate to your claim include:
McGilberry & Shirer has this experience, and we have more than enough successful settlements and verdicts to prove a history of success. We’ve helped more than 10,000 Texans recover for their injuries and might be able to help you, too. Contact us to learn more about your case during a complimentary case evaluation in Dallas.