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Are construction site accidents covered by workers compensation?

If you’ve been injured on the job, you’re covered by workers compensation. Even if you’re a driver making a delivery to a construction site, your injury is likely covered by workers compensation. However, it’s crucial to contact an experienced workers comp attorney or construction accident lawyer to go over your case. Cellino & Barnes offers FREE case evaluations, and our construction accident lawyers can help explain how you can get the best possible result from your claim.

What causes construction accidents?

There are many causes of constructions accidents, but almost all of them can be prevented with adequate training and the proper safety equipment.

What are the main causes of construction accidents?

The top causes include Falls (40% of all construction accidents), Struck by Object (8%), Electrocutions (7%), and Caught-in/between (5%) which includes workers who were injured or killed in collapsing structures, compressing equipment, or other dangerous objects.

 

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