Construction Accidents and Workers’ Compensation

Injured on a construction site and unable to work? Watch this video to learn about construction accidents and workers’ compensation in New York.

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Question:

Is workers’ compensation my only relief after a construction accident?

Answer:

If you’re here, chances are you were involved in a construction accident. I’m sorry to hear that, and I hope you’re getting the medical attention that you need. In New York, every employer is required to carry what’s called workers’ compensation coverage, and that’s to cover your lost wages and your medical expenses.Construction Accidents and Workers’ CompensationIt’s very important that you notify your employer right away that you were injured. It’s also important that you seek medical attention right away because these are crucial things that have to be done in order to secure your rights to those workers’ compensation benefits.


Did you or a loved one suffer a serious injury on a job site and have questions about construction accidents and workers’ compensation? 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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