Were you seriously injured while using a piece of heavy machinery on a construction site? Did you lose a loved one after defective industrial equipment caused a fatal accident? Brunkenhoefer, P.C. and our Corpus Christi construction accident attorneys are here to help you seek the compensation you both need and deserve.
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Any sort of machine that assists with construction or an industrial job is likely to be complicated and inherently dangerous. Before any worker can be assigned to work a piece of equipment, they must be thoroughly trained on its safe operation, including how to shut off the machinery in an emergency. The same strict standards must be imposed when a maintenance worker is inspecting or repairing machinery on a jobsite.
Some heavy machinery present at the typical construction zone include:
The usefulness of any machinery is immediately overshadowed once someone uses it negligently, or as soon as employers or supervisors refuse to give proper training. Unsafe behaviors and low safety standards practically invites a machinery accident. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), machinery accidents are within the top 10 workplace accidents, and they can cause a myriad of significant injuries.
Depending on the equipment involved in an accident, the consequences could include:
Our Corpus Christi personal injury attorneys are insistent on doing everything we can to keep our clients comfortable. If you just want to rest and relax while we handle the majority of your casework, it would be our genuine pleasure to be able to provide that service for you. Call (855) 812-1100 or request a free consultation to learn more about your options after you are hurt in a machinery accident.