Construction Accidents

New York City Construction Accident Lawyer

Millions of Dollars Recovered for Clients in the Bronx, Queens & Brooklyn

Construction sites are among the country’s most hazardous workplaces, with hazards that cause tens of thousands of injuries annually. At Koenigsberg & Associates Law Offices, our NYC construction accident attorneys are skilled at winning high-value settlements for victims injured at a construction or job site. We protect both construction workers and bystanders who fall victim to the dangers of New York City’s many construction sites.

Trusted in NYC for more than two decades, our firm has a reputation for excellent results. If you have been injured, now is the time to contact an attorney you can trust. Call our firm today to discuss your case and for more information on how we can help you get the money you need as quickly as possible.

We’ve handled all types of construction accident cases involving:

  • Unsafe heights
  • Faulty ladders
  • Scaffolds
  • Improperly set up cranes and lifts
  • Sharp or falling objects
  • Cranes and other dangerous heavy machinery
  • Live wires
  • Unstable structures
Injured? Call us at (718) 690-3132 to schedule a free initial consultation.

Why You Need a NYC Construction Injury Lawyer

If you have been injured on a jobsite, you need an experienced New York City construction accident lawyer to help you win your case. Contractors and developers are represented by insurance company defense lawyers whose job is to deny or shift blame away from their clients. Victims who are without lawyers capable of standing up to the insurance company’s counsel are often unaware of the recovery they are entitled to obtain for their pain and suffering and may also be forced back to work while they are still injured.

You will need an even more experienced New York City construction accident attorney in order to win your case against them. You cannot risk handing your claim alone. We can handle every aspect of your personal injury case from investigation to litigation. For more than 25 years, Koenigsberg & Associates Law Offices has been winning New York construction accident cases.

Notable victories include:

  • $5.75 million dollars for a demolition worker who severely injured his spine when he fell from a ladder
  • $2.5 million dollars for a worker who sustained head injuries when he fell from an unprotected wall
  • $2 million dollars from a steamfitter who fell from unprotected machinery
  • $1.5 million dollars for a bricklayer who hit his back when his scaffolding broke
  • Nearly $1 million dollars for a roofer injured in a fall

Who is Liable for Damages After a Construction Accident?

Often after a construction accident, it is the owner, developer, or general contractor who should bear much of the responsibility for the unsafe work conditions.

Also, in many instances, there are others that can be held accountable as well:

  • Subcontractors
  • Management companies
  • Plumbing
  • Drywall companies
  • Painters
  • Crane operators
  • Concrete contractors
  • Equipment manufacturers

Workers’ compensation only covers a portion of lost wages, and medical expenses directly related to the accident. The injured worker can also seek recovery against developers, land owners, building owners, general contractors, inspectors, machinery operators, crane companies, subcontractors, and others. If you have been the victim of a hazardous construction site, you need an expert NYC construction accident lawyer to review your case, determine liability, and ensure that everyone at fault is brought to justice.

Parties that can be pursued for damages in an NYC construction accident case include:

  • Developers
  • Building owners
  • Landowners
  • Architects
  • General contractors
  • Contractors
  • Subcontractors
  • Engineering firms
  • Construction equipment manufacturers
  • Crane operators
  • Site inspectors
  • Equipment providers
  • Demolition companies
  • Scaffolding contractors

Seek the Help of Koenigsberg & Associates Law Offices

Laws and regulations designed to protect construction workers and others injured on construction sites fall into multiple categories including labor law, personal injury law, and workers’ compensation law. Not every construction accident injury attorney is aware of the complex nature of these laws.

If you have been injured on a construction site, it is extremely important to have a knowledgeable, experienced, and aggressive New York City construction accident attorney to help you win the settlement you deserve. Don’t accept workers’ compensation as your only recourse from your accident. Let the knowledgeable and committed NYC construction accident lawyers at Koenigsberg & Associates Law Offices get you the settlement you deserve.

Give us a call to allow us to begin working on your construction accident case during a free consultation

Committed To Excellence

The Proof Is in Our Client Reviews
  • “I am very pleased with my settlement”

  • “They all work very hard and tirelessly to get your deserved settlement in a timely manner as well. I would definitely recommend them to anyone who needs that type of service. You will not be disappointed in any way.”

  • “I really appreciate what you have done for us. Not only me – my whole family, and I am very appreciative. You are not only a lawyer, you’re a real person and I feel as though we are family.”

  • “I just wanted to say thank you to you and everyone at your law firm. You all really turned out to be my knights in shining armor.”

  • “I am very grateful to Mr. Koenigsberg and his staff for the great job that they did on my case. They were always available by phone and in-person to advise me.”

Top Reasons to Hire Our Firm

  • A Proven Record of Client Satisfaction
  • Offering 24/7 Availability & Free Initial Consultations
  • Thousands of Injury Cases Handled Successfully
  • Personalized Attention & Skilled Assistance
  • You Won’t Pay Unless We Win Your Case
  • More Than 25 Years of Legal Experience

Contact Our Firm

Call Us at 718-690-3132
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