Fall at Elevated Work Site
New York Fall Accident
When a construction worker suffers an injury after falling from a height, often times, proper safety measure were not in place to prevent their injury.
It is the responsibility of the owner of the company to have various safety measures (guardrails, safety nets and fall arrest systems) in place so these accidents to not happen. Additionally, the company should provide abundant training to their workers on how to use these safety measures.
When a company does not provide the equipment necessary to ensure proper safety, they may be held liable when a worker is injured in a fall from height accident.
If you or a loved one has suffered a fall from height injury in New York, call a Cellino & Barnes personal injury attorney now at (800) 888-8888 or contact us.