New York Back Injuries Lawyer
Construction site work often involves manual labor and heavy lifting, making the risk of back injuries much greater in this industry as compared to many others. Therefore, construction companies and site managers must do everything in their power to prevent these often devastating injuries—including adhering to all safety standards and providing workers with the safety equipment they require. Unfortunately, however, construction site employers sometimes fail to follow these safety laws, potentially resulting in painful and debilitating back injuries for their employees.
At Hach & Rose, LLP, our skilled legal team is dedicated to protecting the rights of construction workers in the New York area, and we can work to help you secure the financial compensation you deserve to cover the financial impact of your back injury. If you have suffered a back injury at work due to a negligent construction site company or manager, contact our New York back injury attorneys today at 866-LAWS-USA to learn more about your rights and options for recovery.
Common Construction Site Back Injuries
The New York back injuries lawyers of Hach & Rose, LLP, believe that construction site employers should take the appropriate steps to protect their employees from back injuries. We can help you fight for financial compensation if you have suffered one of the following back injuries due to unsafe lifting requirements or lack of safety equipment at work:
- Strained muscles
- Disc slips
- Damage to the spinal column
- Connective tissue damage
Section 241-6 of the New York Labor Law requires construction site contractors and property owners to take all of the necessary steps to protect the safety of their employees. If they fail in this important responsibility to you, they should be held legally accountable for their actions.
If you have been injured on a construction site as a result of the lack of proper safety protocols, you may be able to recover compensation for your medical expenses and other losses from the contractor or property owner responsible for the site. Contact an experienced New York back injuries attorney at Hach & Rose, LLP, today at 866-LAWS-USA today for a no-cost legal evaluation of your situation.