Federal and state laws protect the health and safety of Alabama construction workers. These laws set forth the standards that the construction industry must follow to reduce or eliminate various construction site hazards. For example, OSHA mandates that contractors follow various safety standards governing the use of scaffolding and cranes.
Despite these standards, construction site accidents still occur. Sometimes, an accident may take place because the contractor failed to follow applicable safety rules. Other times, a machine or tool that a construction worker was using may have failed and triggered the accident. Regardless, once a construction worker is injured, he or she will likely want answers to the following questions:
If you live in Montgomery or the Central Alabama area, and you or someone you love has been injured in a construction work site accident, contact us online or call Bill, Joe, or Arthur at 334-269-4440 (inside Montgomery) or 800-735-3328 (outside Montgomery). Our firm will provide you with a FREE consultation to discuss your situation, the types of benefits and compensation to which you may be entitled, as well as the process for seeking compensation from all the responsible parties.