The nature of construction work is undoubtedly dangerous; however, employers have the responsibility to supply construction workers with a safe working environment. This includes providing safe equipment, adequately training workers, warning employees of potential working hazards, and providing proper assistance so that workers can complete their work successfully and safely. Although there are formal inspections and safety programs specifically for construction sites, the number of construction accidents continues to rise each year. Thousands of injuries and deaths occur each year as a result of defective equipment.
Construction site injuries include:
Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® is a law firm with a team of Lake Geneva construction accident lawyers who are dedicated to protecting the rights of injured construction workers. Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® have 13 offices throughout Wisconsin and are prepared to assist you with your legal needs you no matter where you live in the state. Negligent employers should be held accountable for the injuries that their negligence causes. If your employer's negligence caused your injury while working with construction equipment, you have the right to consult an attorney and organize a lawsuit against the employer. The Lake Geneva attorneys can evaluate your situation and guide you through the complex legal process if you decide that a lawsuit is the right course of action.