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WORKPLACE INJURY AND CONSTRUCTION WORKERS' INJURY | ROMANUCCI & BLANDIN

The construction industry is dangerous and construction workers have to deal with many hazards and serious injuries while on the job. Each year, there are hundreds of thousands of construction workers who file workers’ compensation benefits claims due to personal injury and may need help from construction accident attorneys. There is a wide variety of construction accident injuries they sustain, but the most common types of personal injuries necessitating medical attention include:

  • Back injuries
  • Fractures/Broken bones
  • Knee injuries
  • Shoulder injures
  • Sprains/strains
  • Traumatic brain injury

These personal injuries can cause fatalities or serious damages, including medical, emotional and financial damages. The law firm of Romanucci & Blandin has workers’ compensation and construction workers’ injury attorneys with the necessary skills and experience with the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) to help you with your workers’ compensation claim. Our construction accident case attorneys represent construction workers from a wide variety of industries and we help injured construction workers get the compensation they deserve from construction site accidents.

The team of construction accident lawyers at our law firm understands the enormous impact that construction site accidents can have on construction workers and people in their lives. From the trauma of job site personal injury or wrongful death to the struggle with the loss of income or medical bills, we understand what you are going through and can help through our free case evaluation.

There are a variety of types of construction accident cases, and each job site situation and personal injury is different. Our legal team of personal injury attorneys treats each client and their families as unique. We have worked with injured construction workers and wrongful death construction site accident cases involving falling objects, electrocution, car accidents or truck accidents, crane accidents or other negligence at a construction project which can cause traumatic brain injury, permanent disability - or fatalities.

Romanucci & Blandin personal injury lawyers know how to lead a job site serious injury claim or a construction accident lawsuit, and know how to get justice through settlements, mediations or verdicts at trial. Our personal injury lawsuit attorneys are skilled at doing a full investigation that includes an analysis of the work site and property owner, interviews with negligent parties, general contractors and subcontractors, as well as an understanding of all appropriate safety regulations, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and OSHA, scaffolding law, and workers’ compensation insurance and regulations.

Construction worker accidents and third-party claims

Although injured workers are prohibited from suing their employers for workplace injuries because of workers’ compensation benefits laws, they still may file for a personal injury lawsuit against third parties - such as property owners, subcontractors and their insurance companies - who were responsible for their injury. This is called a “third-party cause of action.” If someone other than the employer was fully or partially responsible for the cause of your personal injury or that of your family member or loved one, you or they may be able to sue that third party with one of our construction accident attorneys and still file your workers’ compensation benefits claim.

By contacting a skilled construction worker injury and workers’ compensation attorney at Romanucci & Blandin early on, we can obtain the necessary information, relevant medical bills and expenses and records, and work through free consultation to evaluate your potential claims. Construction companies and the other negligent parties involved in these personal injury cases are liable to help accident victims and their families recover from the aftereffects, including medical expenses, of a construction site injury or fatality.


Free consultation with a Chicago-based construction injury lawyer

The workplace injury, workers’ compensation and construction injury attorneys at the law firm of Romanucci & Blandin have proven success in these types of cases. If you or a loved one has suffered injury or wrongful death, please contact our law office at Info@rblaw.net, 312-458-1000 or click here for a free consultation and evaluation of your case. There is never a fee until you are compensated for your construction accident injuries at the end of the case.


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