Many people underestimate the dangers of forklift operation. These sturdy, heavy vehicles are commonly used in a variety of retail and industrial settings. Sadly, a large number of serious injuries happen each year due to the unsafe operation and mechanical failures.
Forklifts are typically found in:
While these are heavy machines, their small sizes make them prone to toppling over when parked on uneven surfaces. What’s more, their speed can lead to collisions with property and people. It is essential that forklifts are properly maintained and operated to minimize the risk of accidents.
Unfortunately, worker’s compensation can be limited in the financial support that it offers, and not everyone has adequate coverage. Some accidents that occur in the workplace necessitate legal action so that the negligent party is held responsible. Our team of New York construction accident attorneys at Dansker & Aspromonte has a successful history in third-party lawsuits, and we aim to win maximum compensation for work injury victims.
Our team takes a thorough approach to your potential injury case. If we find that a forklift manufacturer, a construction site, subcontractor, property owner, or any other third party had a role in your injuries, one of our experienced injury lawyers will go the extra mile to prove it and recover the compensation you deserve.
This commitment to our clients has produced hundreds of millions in recoveries over the past 30 years. Our knowledgeable team has the resources and experience to evaluate your forklift injury site carefully, that may involve:
If you or someone you know has been tragically injured on the job, our legal counsel will work tirelessly to seek the compensation for medical bills, loss of earnings, and rising medical bills that you need. We have ample trial experience and success, and we won’t charge you any fees until we win or settle. Give us a call for a free consultation at 212-732-2929 or reach out online.