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Construction Accidents

Dallas Construction Accident Lawyer

Receive Compensation for Your Injuries

Across the nation, there are plenty of jobs and positions that may be considered extremely dangerous. Among them would be the construction industry. With so many moving parts, busy co-workers, and heavy machinery all over, it is easy to see why construction sites can lead to serious injuries for those on site.

Unlike many states, Texas does not require employers to carry workers' compensation insurance for their employees. If your employer does provide this type of coverage and you are injured at work, your compensation will be sought through the insurance company. Another important part of workers' compensation is the fact that filing a claim prevents you from suing your employer - you cannot file a lawsuit against the company while pursuing workers' compensation.

If your employer does not carry workers' compensation, and you sustain an injury on the construction site, it is important to contact a skilled Dallas personal injury attorney as soon as possible. In this situation, it is necessary to prove that some type of negligence played a factor in the accident that caused your injury, regardless of who caused the negligence. It could have been a distracted co-worker, malfunctioning machinery, improper training techniques, or any other dangerous situation for which you were not properly prepared.

What is considered a construction accident?

Construction accidents are daunting because there are so many factors that could cause an injury. The construction site is full of people who may not have received proper training, machinery that may not be working correctly, or chemicals that could cause health problems now, or later in life.

Some common types of construction accidents include:

  • Falling from scaffolding
  • Debris falling from scaffolding
  • Electrocution
  • Forklift accidents
  • Chemical exposure or burns
  • Crane accidents
  • Defective machinery
  • Struck-by accidents
  • Slip and falls

Regardless of whether you are filing a workers' compensation claim or a personal injury claim, contact our firm to discuss your options.

Far too often we have seen the negative impact that a construction accident can have on someone's life and we aim to help remedy the hardships. When you are challenging big time insurance companies, it is easy to become intimidated or to settle for a quick and easy amount. We take on your case so you can focus on recovery while we handle the legalities and challenge insurance companies for fair compensation.

Schedule your free case evaluation with our firm today and we will explain your rights and options. We will also take the time to listen to your story attentively, allowing us to put together the strongest possible case. Our firm works on a contingency fee basis, so you only owe us money if and when we are successful in securing compensation. You will never pay out-of-pocket fees and our payment comes as a percentage of the damages awarded. You have nothing to lose and everything to gain, so call today.

Just a Few Reasons to
Choose The Daspit Law Firm

  • We Get to Know Clients on a Personal Level
  • There Are No Legal Fees Unless We Win Your Case
  • We Make Home and Hospital Visits for Clients
  • We Offer Free and Confidential Case Reviews
  • We're Available 24/7, At Night and On Weekends

What Our
Clients Are Saying

  • I was fortunate to have chosen Daspit Law Firm to represent my family.

    “I was fortunate to have chosen Daspit Law Firm to represent my family. Many messy details regarding a wreck became our big nightmare. Had nearly given up if it wasn't for the persistence and support provided here. Daspit law guided us through a process that no longer seems foreign. An eye for detail, and their diligent effort resulted in everything we had hoped for. Want to thank the entire team again, for helping my family and going the extra mile to prove our case. Lita”

    Micalita S.

  • Evan and team really took care of me a Daspit

    “Evan and team really took care of me a Daspit Law! I had zero idea what I was getting into. Thankfully Evan sat down with me and went over everything in detail. He made everything so easy! I will be recommending Daspit Law firm!”

    Julian C.

  • Its no surprise with this team we won my case! Thank you so much! xoxo

    “I just can't believe how amazing my experience with Daspit Law and Jeff was. Jeff was really hands on and really made me feel special. Not only was Jeff amazing but the pretty young lady Maria came and picked me up when ever I needed to come into the office. Its no surprise with this team we won my case! Thank you so much! xoxo”

    Veronica S.

  • I was beyond pleased with my outcome at Daspit Law Firm and specifically Brandon!

    “I was beyond pleased with my outcome at Daspit Law Firm and specifically Brandon! I couldn't believe how easy he made things! In fact the everyone I dealt with was very helpful and went the extra step! I will definitively refer others!”

    Stephanie S.

  • Life saver!

    “I had a horrible accident on the job last year and hired another attorney in town to help me get through all the medical bills and lost income.”

    Sampson R.