Construction workers have one of the most dangerous jobs in the country
and thousands of individuals are injured every year in devastating accidents.
When a construction worker is injured on the job, they have the right
to seek file a claim for workers' compensation benefits under the
California Workers' Compensation Act. Even if you were partially or
totally to blame for your own injuries, this Act protects your right to
If you have been injured while working on a construction site, you may
be entitled to seek compensation from more than one source. In most cases,
your medical costs and additional expenses will far outweigh what you
would receive from one source of compensation. A San Jose personal injury
lawyer at Habbas & Associates can help you recover the compensation
you need from various sources of compensation after you have suffered
a preventable construction accident.
Filing a Construction Accident Claim
Determining who is to blame for a construction accident is not always easy.
There are usually many different companies, people and products used throughout
the course of a construction project, and there is a certain level of
liability for all general contractors, property owners, architects, engineers
and subcontractors. It may be that a third party is liable for the negligence
that caused your injuries. Our firm is highly experienced in this area
of personal injury law, and we can help you determine the correct source
of your injuries.
You deserve a lawyer who has the knowledge, resources and experience to
handle your claim and assist you in the claims process. With over 175
years of experience helping injured victims, we have proven our ability
to successfully represent our clients for a vast number of accident claims.
Contact a San Jose personal injury attorney today regarding your injuries and learn how we may be able to help you