Construction Work Accidents Lawyers Los Angeles, CA
Exceptional Construction Accident Attorney in Los Angeles, CA
At Joe, Southard & Yeoh LLP, our construction accident attorneys in Los Angeles, CA represent employees who have been injured at work. Our lawyers are focused on working aggressively to ensure that injured workers receive the benefits they are entitled to.
Construction accidents are common in California, as the dangers associated with the vocation can create hazardous conditions on any job site. If you are hurt in a construction accident or sustained an injury due to repetitive work duties, our attorneys can help you proactively receive the benefits you deserve, including medical care and wage replacement that will provide the time you need to heal.
Common Construction Site Injuries in Los Angeles, CA
Construction accidents can cause devastating injuries that require lengthy absences from work, leaving victims without a paycheck while simultaneously saddling them with hefty medical bills. Our workers’ compensation attorneys have represented individuals in construction accident cases for a combined 45 years with remarkable success. We spend countless hours reaching exceptional recovery results that contribute to rebuilding our client’s physical strength – without the stress and worry of lacking income.
Common construction accidents reported by Occupational Health and Safety Administration, and represented by our attorneys include:
- Struck by object/equipment
- Slip and fall
- Fall from heights
- Mechanical injuries
- Heavy machinery accidents
- Conveyor accidents
- Stair injuries
- Vehicle accidents
- Structural collapses
If you are hurt in a construction accident, our skilled attorneys can help you navigate the workers’ compensation system with confidence, producing results at every turn – no matter how simple or severe your injury might be.
Common Construction Work Injuries in Los Angeles, CA
Construction accident injuries are unpredictable, and can happen without notice. This leaves the injured person with scores of questions regarding their health, and how long they are going to be without a paycheck.
Many injuries sustained can be straightforward, and require a firmly allotted time away from work to heal – like a broken arm. Other injuries can be severe, and unyielding to medical treatment. The latter can require extensive time away from work, multiple medical treatments, and sometimes lead to further medical complications – like a head injury.
Our construction accident firm in Los Angeles, CA represents injured employee clients from the time the accident happens through the completion of their cases, no matter how minimally or severely they are hurt.
Some common construction accident injuries we have seen include:
- Broken, fractured and crushed bones
- Neck, shoulder and spine injuries
- Limb damage
- Strains and sprains
- Muscle and ligament damage
- Head trauma
Medical and financial recovery generally are based medical physicians’ findings regarding the extent of your injuries, and the length of time you are away from work. Our attorneys aggressively represent each client who is hurt at work with the same proactive approach when seeking compensation benefits. Our goal is to help you get back on your feet while successfully obtaining all workers’ compensation benefits you are entitled to.
Understanding Workers’ Compensation in California
California is a no-fault workers’ compensation state. This means that employees who are hurt in construction accidents do not have to prove that the employer was negligent in any way or did anything to cause the employee’s injury.
Employees may be entitled to receive medical care and paid time off work when they are injured at work.
The workers’ compensation system is designed to protect injured employees, no matter how the accident occurred. Our workers’ compensation attorneys use their experience and skill to develop tactical cases within the system’s required timelines to deliver results for our clients. We can do the same for you.
How Can We Help?
At Joe, Southard & Yeoh LLP, we lead each of our clients through the workers’ compensation process quickly and efficiently to ensure their rights are protected from the moment they are injured. We work aggressively and provide individualized attention from the beginning of a case and through settlement or trial for individuals who are hurt at work.
We work closely with our clients and understand exactly what their injuries mean to their livelihood. We provide exceptional legal guidance to ensure all appropriate workers’ compensation benefits are successfully obtained.
Contact Our Construction Accident Attorneys in Los Angeles, CA Today
If you have been injured in a construction accident, contact our skilled Los Angeles, CA attorneys at Joe, Southard & Yeoh LLP today at (424) 325-2205. We will help you navigate the workers’ compensation process to achieve successful results that provide the time you need to heal, so you can get back to being productive and enjoying life. Call us today to schedule a free consultation.