Heavy Equipment Failure
When heavy equipment fails, disasters often happen. The size and power of heavy equipment gives it huge injurious capability. Accidents because of heavy equipment failure frequently result when its use, design and manufacture do not receive adequate attention. These types of accidents lead to death and all kinds of catastrophic injuries including: head injuries/brain damage, permanent disfigurement, serious fractures, spinal cord injuries, and paralysis. Accidents that happen because of the failure of heavy equipment take a serious toll on victims not only physically but also financially. Injuries like those listed above require massive amounts of medical care, rehabilitation efforts, and sometimes psychological treatment.
Those who work in construction are required to use heavy equipment like cranes, forklifts, bulldozers, backhoes, loaders, trucks, tractors, bobcats, and lifts on a regular basis. It is an unfortunate and unacceptable reality that these hardworking persons are recurrently endangered because others slack off when it comes to safety.
What to do if you have been injured as a result of heavy equipment failure:
If you are someone you know has been hurt because of heavy equipment failure, it goes without saying that your first priority is medical treatment. Another important step to take is contacting a personal injury lawyer who can tell you if you are eligible for compensation. A good lawyer can help to guide you and yours through this extremely difficult and painful time.
Call the Experienced Personal Injury Attorneys of Altman & Altman LLP Today at 617 492 3000 or 800 481 6199
If you or someone you know has been injured because of heavy equipment failure, call Altman & Altman LLP to see how we can help you. As soon as you call, we will start explaining your rights and options in clear and understandable terms. Our excellent group of lawyers has decades of experience handling these types of cases. We know the best approach for almost every set of facts, and we advise and guide our clients thoroughly. The attorneys of Altman & Altman LLP are well respected by their colleagues in the legal community for their unrivaled mastery of personal injury law. Call our outstanding professionals now at 617.492.3000 or 800.481.6199 toll-free, or contact us online for a free consultation. We are available twenty-four hours per day, seven days a week to answer all of your questions and address all of your concerns.