Due to the nature of the trade, the construction industry is one of the few work places where employees are exposed to dangerous and hazardous conditions on a daily basis. Despite having safety regulations, protective gear and equipment, thousands of workers are involved in construction accidents, and as a result, suffer severe injuries and death.
Injury and wrongful death is often the result of construction site accidents in Texas
In the U.S., statistics show that 1 out of 10 construction workers is injured each year, and over 1,200 suffer a wrongful death. Falls from scaffolds is the leading cause of traumatic injuries and deaths in construction sites.
Accidents in Texas May Result in this type of Injury
Common injuries from a construction accident may include, but not limited to:
- Head injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Severe Gashes
- Broken bones & fractures
- Loss of limb
- Loss of sight
- Hearing loss
At Ely, Valentine & Reed, PLLC we focus in representing clients who have been seriously injured by the negligent, careless, or reckless conduct of others. Our Texas personal injury attorneys are skilled litigators and have successfully represented numerous clients with construction accidents and liability claims.
Our attorneys will help you compile medical documents, income tax returns, paystubs, invoices and receipts related to your accident, and other evidence to prove the value of your damages. We can also arrange testimony from financial and medical experts.
Discuss Your Case with a Construction Accident Lawyer in Texas Today!
If you or someone you love was seriously hurt in a construction crash, turn to Ely, Valentine & Reed, PLLC for comprehensive and compassionate legal guidance. Call (512) 562-7000 or use our contact form to schedule a free initial consultation.