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New York City Ladder Accident Lawyers

Experience in successfully securing optimal verdicts for ladder accident victims

Falls from ladders are among the most dangerous on-the-job accidents – and among the most dangerous accidents overall. Construction work itself is a risky business, with the use of powerful machinery and heavy equipment, adding the amount of work that is performed at high elevations or on portable ladders, can be even riskier. When injured in a ladder fall or another type of ladder accident, your injuries can be quite serious, resulting in lengthy recovery, surgery, and mounting medical bills. The dedicated NYC attorneys at Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman have an impressive reputation helping victims like you fully recover from their damages, including settlements and verdicts in the multi-millions.

Ladder Accidents

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) sites ladder accidents in their top 10 most-frequently-cited safety-standard violations. According to the Industrial Safety & Hygiene News (ISHN), there’s far more to ladder safety than simply watching your step. All of the following apply:

The Statistics

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shares a variety of grim statistics related to ladder accidents, including:

Ladders are closely related to dangerous falls on the job. Further, your employer owes you a duty of care that includes helping to ensure that you aren’t injured in one of these serious ladder accidents.

New York’s labor laws protect workers

New York State labor laws were designed to protect workers from sustaining workplace injury. Specifically:

Our Verdicts and Settlements for Ladder Injuries

As one of the oldest and most well-respected personal injury firms in the City, we have a well-established reputation for securing significant settlements and verdicts for our clients, including:

Our firm is widely recognized for its litigation prowess, trial experience, and proven results in the form of substantial settlements and verdicts.

Allow Us to Protect Your Rights and to Help Obtain Your Rightful Compensation

If someone else’s negligence leaves you injured in a ladder accident, the formidable ladder accident attorneys at Lipsig, Shapey, Manus & Moverman in New York City are committed to bringing your strongest case in support of your case’s most favorable resolution. Our stellar legal team will zealously advocate for the compensation to which you are entitled, so please don’t hesitate to contact or call us at 212-285-3300 for more information today.