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27 November 2013

Construction Accident Victims In NYC

Injuries resulting from accidents on construction job sites tend to be particularly severe as a result of the dangerous nature of the work and equipment used on work sites and often involve multiple fractures and significant soft tissue injuries, which result in the worker becoming permanently disabled and unable to return to work. If you are a construction accident victim, contact Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman, P.C., the trial lawyers with decades of experience in representing injured construction workers.

Legal Representation For Construction Accident Victims

Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman, P.C. has a proven track record in obtaining compensation for an injured worker’s pain and suffering from the injury, loss of earnings, past and future medical expenses and even workers compensation benefits in the event that the employee is unable to return to work.

Falls from hazardous or improperly secured ladders or scaffolds compounds the severity of workers’ injuries because the fall occurs from a height, which increases the magnitude of the client’s injuries. Other types of accidents that might occur at a construction, renovation or demolition site include those arising from other workers, vehicles or defective conditions at the work site. The NYC personal injury lawyers, Lipsig, Shapey Manus & Moverman have decades of experience dealing with all of these types of accidents and has a track record of getting proven results for its clients.

Our Work Injury Case Record

Some of the more recent examples of compensation obtained for our clients include a one million, two hundred thousand dollar settlement on behalf of a 49 year old electrician who fell from a ladder at an office building. He suffered bilateral clavicle fractures and multiple rib fractures. The electrician also needed arthroscopic shoulder surgery and suffered a mild brain injury.

Another example of a successful recovery on behalf of a construction accident victim is the one million, eight hundred thousand dollars we recovered on behalf of a fifty three year old Polish speaking construction laborer who fell onto a concrete floor when an extension ladder slipped out, causing him to suffer a broken thigh bone (femur) near his hip, subsequent lumbar and knee surgeries and the need for pain management including injections and prescription medication.

These are just two examples of the recoveries made on behalf of our clients over the years. Several other examples include a one million, one hundred thousand dollar recovery made on behalf of a 44 year old ironworker who tripped and fell on steel plates causing injuries that required surgery to his left knee and a one million, four hundred fifty thousand dollar settlement on behalf of a 31 year old worker who was injured when he fell into an uncovered and unguarded form for a concrete column, causing him to endure multiple back surgeries.

Contact The Lipsig Firm Today

Our proven track record in obtaining awards and compensation for workers injured at construction sites during the performance of their duties makes one thing perfectly clear; if you or a loved one is injured in a construction accident the NYC personal injury lawyer firm of Lipsig Shapey Manus & Moverman, P.C. Call us toll free at 1 800-9-LIPSIG (1-800-954-7744) or fill out a contact form. We are located at 40 Fulton Street New York, NY 10038.

We can come to your home or hospital if you are injured. There is never a fee unless we recover money for your injuries. We have been fighting to protect the rights and obtain maximum compensation for injured persons for over 80 years and are ready to help you.