Causes of Slip and Fall Accidents
Workers on construction sites face unique demands and may be required to work in environments that are less safe that traditional work spaces. One common cause of injuries found in career fields across America, but that is more common on construction sites is slip and fall accidents. Although slip and falls may seem like a minor accident compared to the other potential hazards at construction sites, they can lead to serious injuries, especially as there are many dangers on construction sites that commonly lead to these types of accidents.
Our New York slip and fall lawyers of Hach & Rose, LLP, have years of experience working with construction injury victims. If you have suffered from a construction site slip and fall accident, you may be eligible for financial compensation from the responsible party. Contact our offices at 866-LAWS-USA to speak with a knowledgeable attorney about your options today.
Identifying Construction Site Risks
Although the dangers of construction sites are varied, there are some risks that cause slip and fall accidents more frequently than others. Some of the most common causes of slip and fall accidents include:
- Uneven surfaces
- Electrical cords
- Stacks of boxes or supplies
- Slippery surfaces
- Lack of safety equipment
No matter what type of accident led to your slip and fall injury, you may be dealing with serious injuries and financial requirements associated with recovery.
For more information about the way a New York slip and fall accident attorney can help you, contact the offices of Hach & Rose, LLP at 866-LAWS-USA. We are ready to discuss your case and possibly work with you to make any necessary efforts at financial compensation.