Brooklyn Workplace & Construction Accident Attorneys

Falls from Scaffolds or Ladders | Demolition or Excavation Accidents | Falling Materials or Equipment | Crane Collapses or Accidents | Construction Site Motor Vehicle Accidents

Workplace Construction AccidentIt’s common knowledge that construction sites are among the most dangerous places to work in America—if you were injured in a construction site accident, in addition to Workers’ Compensation you may be able to make a claim for money damages for personal injuries. Whether you were hurt in a fall from a building, scaffold, or ladder, or if building materials or equipment fell on you; whether you were injured during demolition or excavation on a site, or in a motor vehicle accident while on the job, you want an experienced and aggressive lawyer to help you seek full and fair compensation for all your losses.

At the law offices of Oresky & Associates, pllc., we bring more than 25 years of experience to personal injury victims in Brooklyn and throughout the New York City metro area, including people who have been hurt in construction site accidents. Our team has recovered over $250 Million Dollars in settlements and verdicts for our clients. In 2016, we were listed in the New York Law Journal, Top Settlements of New York, for having the highest reported settlement for a work place, construction accident, $7.5 million. We have many other multi-million dollar results for construction accidents victims, including:

  • $18 million verdict for a carpenter injured in a fall from a scaffold
  • $6.6 million settlement for a welder who fell from a makeshift scaffold
  • $6 million settlement for worker who suffered injury falling from a ladder
  • $5.6 million settlement for a plumber hit by a falling door frame

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To schedule a free consultation with a knowledgeable and proven Brooklyn construction site accident attorney, contact us by e-mail or call our office at (718) 993-9999.


Our Brooklyn Construction Site Accident Injury Practice

We offer legal representation to individuals who live in or have had accidents in Brooklyn, and throughout New York City, who have been hurt in all types of construction related accidents, and occupations, including carpentry, demolition, pointing, painting, repairs, roofing, window washings, asbestos removal, altering and cleaning of a building or structure. These accidents happen to people in all types of construction trades, including:

  • Electricians
  • Painters
  • Plumbers
  • Carpenters
  • Roofers
  • Pipe Fitters
  • Iron workers
  • Welders
  • Concrete Workers
  • Sidewalk Bridge Installers
  • Helpers
  • Others

We represent workers who were injured in accidents involving:

  • Scaffolds, ladders, hoists, lulls and cranes
  • Trips and falls over construction refuse or debris
  • Falling items, such as tools, building materials and equipment
  • Falls from buildings, scaffolds, ladders, elevator shafts or other hazardous openings
  • Dangerous or improperly installed or placed ladders, scaffolds, and working platforms
  • Improper setup, use or operation of construction cranes, forklifts, and excavators
  • Job site motor vehicle accidents

We will fully investigate the details of your accident, gathering, assessing and preserving all evidence to support your claim. We’ll interview witnesses, take statements and do whatever we feel is necessary to place your case on a successful path. At trial, we will bring in whatever expert witnesses we believe necessary to present your case, including accident reconstruction specialists, medical experts, life care planners, and economists.

Contact the Office of Oresky & Associates, pllc.

If you have been hurt in a construction site accident in Brooklyn or live in Brooklyn, or New York City, you want to contact the experienced attorneys at the office of Jacob Oresky to protect your rights. We will take your call 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For a free consultation, contact our office online or call us at (718) 993-9999.

We handle all construction site injury claims on a contingent fee basis. We won’t charge legal fees unless we get compensation for your losses.

The construction accident attorneys at Oresky & Associates, pllc. have aggressively represented individuals hurt on construction sites across New York City including the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn & Manhattan for almost 25 years.