Holding Negligent Supervisors Accountable
Numerous rules and regulations have been established by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to protect workers in various industries from office work to construction. Unfortunately, it is common for these regulations to be impacted by negligence or ignored altogether. If you were injured or lost a loved one in a construction accident that was the result of OSHA violations, we encourage you to schedule a consultation at our office to learn more about your legal rights.
Kelner & Kelner is a premier New York City personal injury law firm that has obtained some of the largest injury verdicts and settlements in the state. Our lawyers have extensive experience reaching beneficial results through both negotiation and courtroom litigation.
Failure to follow OSHA regulations can result in accidents involving catastrophic injuries and fatalities. Whether these violations are centered on failing to provide the necessary protective equipment or failing to provide a safe environment, our firm can guide you through the legal process.
Numerous dangerous situations can be the direct result of OSHA violations, including:
- Poorly constructed scaffolding
- Defective ladders
- Improperly secured trenches
- Debris-cluttered walkways
- Insufficient or faulty protective gear
- Intentionally disabled mechanical safety features
- Exposure to toxic materials
- Improper disposal of materials
- Worn cables
Construction sites are visible on nearly every corner throughout New York. Whether it is a new build or a renovation project, construction work is dangerous. If you were injured or lost a loved one, schedule a free consultation at our firm today. Our attorneys have the experience and resources to fight for your full and fair monetary compensation.