Huntsville Construction Accident Attorney
Construction sites are among some of the most hazardous workplace environments. Unfortunately due to this fact there are hundreds of thousands of construction workers who are killed or injured each year in construction accidents. Construction accidents are therefore just as common in Huntsville, Alabama and when such a tragedy occurs it is important that victims and families take the necessary action. Construction sites are dangerous for a variety of reasons; inadequate safeguards, negligence in safety inspections of safety precautions, accidents involving heavy, dangerous machinery, hazardous materials, and difficult working conditions, among many others. Construction accidents are often unique due to the many possible workplace hazards and as such if you or a loved one is the victim of a construction accident it is very important to pursue your options with the help of construction accident attorneys who are very experienced and well versed with these types of cases and the laws, regulations, and standards that exist.
If you or a loved one is involved in a construction accident please contact the Huntsville accident attorneys of Pittman, Dutton & Hellums as we can provide you with a free consultuation with no obligations so you can examine your options. There are many ways to get injured on a construction site and we have experience in representing people who have been victims in all types of accidents. This includes, not is not limited to, errors in judgment, faulty equipment, falls from scaffolds, being struck by falling objects, unsafe equipment, defective equipment, electrical accidents, chemical leaks, explosions, and the use of unsafe equipment. These accidents can cause anything from a slight injury to death and it is important that, in any extreme or anywhere in between, you have you the right legal representation.
Pittman, Dutton & Hellums has represented numerous victims of construction accidents. Victims and their families are entitled to various types of compensation depending on the type of accident and the severity of the injuries. Such compensatory damages maybe include reasonable medical treatment, past and/or future lost wages, permanent injuries, disfigurement, physical pain and suffering, mental anguish, and perhaps even an award of punitive damages. The best way to determine what you deserve for your accident is to call our attorneys for a free consultation. Due to our vast experience in dealing with these types of cases we’ll be able to determine what you should expect. In addition you have no obligation to use our services however we’ll be more than happy to consult you so you can decide if you’d like to pursue legal action. Taking a settlement from an insurance company is usually not the best option as the insurance companies are often looking to pay as little as possible; just enough to cover their obligations under their constract. We have the experience, expertise, and knowledge to get you and your family all damages that you are entitled to and not what an insurance company or other party will try and get you to accept. It is very important you contact an attorney because if you accept a settlement without any consultation it is likely you will not be receiving what is necessary for you to regain the quality of life you had before the accident.
Contact the construction accident attorneys at Pittman, Dutton & Hellums if you’ve been in a construction accident in Huntsville, Alabama. Our free consultation is with no obligation to you and you will be able to find out what types of damages you should expect and what you are entitled to. Remember that when dealing with your quality of life it is very important to make sure that you regain that quality when collecting a settlement or damages and our construction accident attorneys will be able to help you do just that.