It comes as no surprise that construction sites are some of the most dangerous workplaces in the United States. Workers are subjected to a variety of hazards each every day, and in many situations, numerous contractors fail to communicate properly – resulting in devastating accidents. There are numerous parties involved on construction sites, and depending on the circumstances of your case, one or more individuals could technically be held liable for your injuries.
Common situations involved in construction accidents include:
- Failure to properly train workers on tools or safety protocol
- Poor communication between workers and contractors
- Unsafe or unsecured buildings, tools or supplies
- Vehicle accidents
- Injury from tools
- Falls from heights