Pearl River attorneys committed to obtaining compensation for injured fall victims
Falls from ladders are common causes of injuries and fatalities, whether they occur at homes, business premises or construction sites. These accidents are often the result of ladders' defective design or manufacture. The attorneys of Orak & Associates, PC in Pearl River provide committed representation for individuals injured in ladder accidents in New York City and Rockland County. Our attorneys negotiate insurance settlements and pursue litigation to obtain compensation for our clients' medical expenses, lost income and pain and suffering.
Rockland County lawyers skilled in litigation involving falls from ladders
If you were injured in a fall at home, at work or on a construction site, you may have cause to bring a personal injury lawsuit. Sometimes the party responsible may be an equipment rental company or a manufacturer. Liability may arise if the ladder:
- didn't meet the proper weight or duty requirements
- was defective or damaged
- wasn't well-maintained
- was used near power lines and was made of conductive materials (such as metal)
- was unstable
Our lawyers are knowledgeable about causes of ladder accidents and the devastating injuries that can result. Our legal team will investigate your case and determine whether you have a remedy against the ladder's manufacturer, supplier or any other party involved.
Knowledgeable legal team helps clients dealing with common injuries from ladder falls
Falling from a high place can cause debilitating injuries, including:
- Bone fractures
- Neck and spinal injuries
- Abrasions and lacerations
- Soft tissue injuries, including internal damage
Some of these injuries do not have immediate noticeable symptoms. Others are not only painful but often have long-term effects. It is vital to have yourself thoroughly checked out after an accident to determine the type and extent of your injury.
Committed lawyers strive to recover full injury costs for victims of ladder falls
After a ladder accident, you may need surgery, follow-up medical care, physical therapy, multiple prescription medicines and assistance at home. For clients whose injuries require the use of a wheelchair, costly home renovations may be needed to add ramps, reconfigure bathrooms and widen doors. All of these expenses can be overwhelming. Our legal team is determined to recover sufficient compensation for the present and future costs of your injury, including any ongoing pain and suffering.
Contact skilled Pearl River ladder fall attorneys to schedule a free consultation
Located in Pearl River, New York, Orak & Associates, PC is known for its success in personal injury cases and has obtained substantial recoveries for clients injured in ladder falls in New York City and Rockland County. To schedule a free initial consultation with one of our attorneys, call 917-216-8819 or contact us online.