Construction Accident Liability

Were you injured on a construction site? Watch this video to learn about construction accident liability and who can be held liable for your injuries.

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Question:

Can I sue my employer for my construction accident?

Answer:

Clients often ask me if they can sue their employer. The answer is generally, no. There are some limited exceptions, but as a general rule, you cannot sue your employer.Construction Accident LiabilityYour employer is supposed to carry what’s called workers’ compensation coverage, and that’s how you get your medical bills paid and lost wages recovered. There are some other benefits that go along with a workers’ compensation claim, but as a general rule, you cannot sue your employer.


Did you or a loved one suffer a serious injury on a job site and have questions about construction accident liability and who’s to blame? Contact a New York construction accident lawyer at The Law Offices of Brian J. Elbaum today for a free confidential consultation and case evaluation. Let our experience work for you.

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