Construction workers wear hard hats and safety gear because they have one of the most dangerous jobs in America.
One out of every ten construction workers suffers some kind of on the job injury, despite the existence rigorous government regulations designed to protect these hardworking men and women.
Even worse, construction workers suffered the second largest number of workplace fatalities in 2004 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
If you or a loved one is one of these people, contact the Construction Accident Lawyers at Morris, King and Hodge.
After an Alabama construction accident, your health should be your first priority. We can aid you in finding the best available medical care and arrange with your health care providers that the payment for your medical treatment be postponed until your lawsuit is settled.
While you recover, we will conduct an evaluation of your Alabama construction accident claim and determine who was at fault. We will perform a full investigation of the accident scene, interview any witnesses, and take pictures of the equipment or vehicles involved.
Even if your injury is covered by the Alabama Worker’s Compensation Act, we may be able to recover compensation for your lost wages, injuries, pain and suffering, and medical expenses if the party responsible for your injury is someone other than your employer.
Within days of your Alabama construction accident, a lawyer representing the negligent party’s insurance company will normally offer a quick settlement before you know how serious your injuries are. This lawyer’s chief concern is limiting the amount of money that the insurance company pays out. When an insurance company presents a settlement offer, it is in your best interests to discuss the situation with a lawyer. Contact the Alabama construction accident lawyers at Morris, King and Hodge. We are familiar with the many tactics that insurance companies use to get you to settle quickly and for less compensation that you deserve. Our firm has years of experience dealing with insurance companies and handling construction accident claims. Our Alabama construction accident lawyers want to make sure that you are completely compensated for all financial losses that you may have assumed from the construction accident, such as medical bills and any lost income from the injuries that you suffered. We will identify all possible sources of compensation for your injuries and contact the appropriate insurance companies on your behalf. While our attorneys usually try to negotiate a fair settlement before filing a lawsuit, we will not hesitate to go to trial if necessary to stand up for your rights. Our Alabama construction accident lawyers will aggressively pursue a just resolution to your case.
Initial consultations to discuss your injury claim are free and we handle injury cases on a contingency basis, which means there is no fee or costs unless we collect money for you.
From our office in Huntsville, Alabama, Morris, King and Hodge, handles Construction Accident cases in counties and cities throughout the state of Alabama, including Athens, Decatur, Florence, Fort Payne, Guntersville, Scottsboro, Cullman and Birmingham. If you think that we can help you or a loved one as we have helped so many other Alabamians with their Construction Accident cases, you may be entitled to benefits of which you may not even be aware. Please call our experienced attorneys in Huntsville (256) 536-0588, toll free 1-888-321-8353 or complete our quick contact web form. The Construction Accident lawyers at Morris, King and Hodge, can help you or a loved one.