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Construction Site Accident Lawyer Jupiter

Franks, Koenig, & Neuwelt

When you are injured in a workplace accident, turning to a construction site accident lawyer in Jupiter, Florida like one from the Law Offices of Franks, Koenig & Neuwelt might be the best way to receive maximum compensation.

If you are unfortunate enough to experience a construction accident, you are going to need a highly skilled Jupiter, Florida construction site accident lawyer to receive fair compensation.

One of the first things that comes to mind after a construction accident is the financial impact of this occurrence. The accident can have significant repercussions. Not only can it mean that the worker is out of a job during the period of recovery but it could also mean the occurrence of major medical expenses. In some cases the construction accident could result in permanent damage and would also require therapy and long term care.

The seriousness of a construction accident requires that property owners, contractors, sub-contractors and construction equipment manufacturers make sure that the site is safe and well protected for construction workers. Should an accident take place in Florida because of negligence, it is only fair that you are compensated you for the damages you have incurred.

If you are involved in a construction accident, make sure you take the following steps:

  • First and foremost call the paramedics and ensure that the victim of the accident is receiving immediate medical attention
  • Take as many pictures of the accident site as you can. You can even use your cell phone camera to do this. Also take pictures of the equipment involved. The more evidence you have the better a claim you can make
  • Report the accident to a law enforcement agency immediately
  • Make sure you have the name of the property owner of the site
  • Try to find out the insurance information of the property owner
  • Hire a construction accident lawyer

 

A construction site accident lawyer in Jupiter, Florida like the lawyers at the Law Offices of Franks, Koenig & Neuwelt will take all of the information you have and analyze the information. Our attorneys understand construction and are aware of the tactics used by owners, contractors, sub-contractors and equipment manufacturers to get of out of a compensation claim. An effective Jupiter, Florida construction site accident lawyer will conduct research and build a strong compensation claim against the guilty party. Once you hire a construction accident lawyer it is his or her responsibility to ensure that you received maximum compensation for your claim.

Engaging the services of a construction site accident lawyer in Jupiter, Florida might not lessen the damage or injury caused by the accident, but it ensures that your financial concerns during your time of recovery are taken care of. The claims include reimbursing you for the time that you are not capable of earning your own wages and also compensating for any and all medical expenses incurred as a cause of the accident.

If you are a construction worker who has financial dependents, a good construction site accident lawyer in Jupiter, Florida can ensure that your dependents are taken care of and that the financial implications of a construction accident do no spoil the quality of life for your family and you. A construction accident is a grievous occurrence in itself; you can now reduce the burden of the accident by hiring a construction accident lawyer to file a compensation claim for you.

Filing Workers Compensation

After a construction accident, workers compensation can be filed without the help of a lawyer; however, unless the incident was minor, it is advisable to avoid this and rather let a construction site accident lawyer in Jupiter, Florida take care of this complicated process. It might also be possible to file a personal injury claim, or tort action, in certain accident cases. For this reason, you should always get advice from a construction accident lawyer. Some important difference between personal injury claims and workers compensation are:

  • Personal injury claims can typically be brought against a party that played a role in the construction accident
  • Workers compensation is a strict liability system meaning you may recover damages even if your employer did not do anything wrong.
  • Personal injury claims require you to prove fault.
  • Workers compensation imposes limitations on personal injury claims.
  • Personal injury claims often enable you to recover more including punitive damages.

In general it will be to your advantage to retain a construction site accident lawyer in Jupiter to determine what options are available and whether or not you should file a lawsuit instead of making a workers compensation claim.

Why Choose the Law Offices of Franks, Koenig & Neuwelt?

Thousands of people turn to our firm for efficient trustworthy legal representation. No matter how complex your construction accident claim might be, we are confident in our ability to assess the situation and build a strategic plan of action suited to your own unique circumstances. When you call us, you can feel peace of mind in knowing:

  • We have a long track record of successful construction accident claims
  • We are smart litigators
  • We are real trial lawyers
  • We are respected throughout the legal community
  • Your best interests are our priority
  • We will not settle for less than maximum compensation

Coverage Provided Under Workers Compensation

It is prudent that you know your rights following a construction accident. This is true regardless of you being the victim or a family member of a person who is incapacitated or lost their life. If you don’t understand your rights, we urge you to call us today.

The benefits of workers compensation can include:

  • Full coverage of any associated medical costs
  • Compensation for lost wages
  • Disability benefits
  • Death benefits

Supplemental benefits, medical goods, medications, and more might also be available. If negligence was a factor, you may still receive workers compensation; but this might not be the only legal avenue that allows you to seek damages. If you have a personal injury claim further benefits for your losses might be available. All of this can be discussed during your consultation with a construction site accident lawyer in Jupiter at the Law Offices of Franks, Koenig & Neuwelt.

We Are Here For YOU

The construction site accident lawyers in Jupiter at the Law Offices of Franks, Koenig & Neuwelt has the knowledge you need to resolve our case. It costs you nothing to discuss your case and we handle most construction accident claims on a contingency fee basis. This means you pay us only after we win. To schedule your consultation or speak with a construction accident lawyer now, please call (561) 600-4024.

 

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Contact us today for a free consultation so we can discuss your situtaion.  It is not only important to talk to an experienced workers’ compensation lawyer when you have been hurt on the job, it is also the best way to make sure that you receive proper medical services and lost wages you are entitled to under the law. After all, the Workers’ Compensation law was created to protect you – the employee.

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