Flushing, Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, NYC, Garden City, Nassau & Suffolk County NY Attorneys
Our Practice Areas
- Car Accidents
- Construction Accidents
- Medical Malpractice
- Wrongful Death
- Workers Compensation
- Slip and Fall Accidents
- Ladder & Scaffold Accidents
- Truck Accidents
- Building & Sidewalk Accidents
- Pedestrian & Bicycle Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Nursing Home Negligence
- Birth Injury
- DWI Defense
- Hit & Run Accidents
- Swimming Pool Injuries
- Boating Accidents
- Dog Bite & Animal Attacks
- Brain and Head Injuries
- Spinal Cord Injuries
Construction Accident Lawyers New York
Falls from Heights | Improper Guard Rails | Ladder or Scaffolding Collapse | Poorly Maintained Construction Elevators | Inadequate Safety Precautions
When you are working on a construction project, from a single family home to a high-rise, chances are good that you’ll be working at some elevation above the ground, whether on a roof, an upper floor, in a crane, or on a ladder or scaffolding. Because of the high risk of injury when you fall from any height, you expect the owner and contractors on the site to take reasonable precautions to minimize the risk of such an injury. Unfortunately, in the drive to maximize profits, corners often get cut. When you have been hurt in a fall from a height at a construction site, you want an experienced attorney to protect your rights. We can help.
At Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP, our lawyers have protected the rights of injured people in New York City and Long Island for over 60 years. We know that a personal injury can change your life in an instant. We will use our considerable knowledge, skill, experience and resources to help you pursue full financial recovery for your losses. We understand that every case is unique, and will take the time to learn the details of your accident, as well as your needs, so that we can formulate and employ the best strategy to get the outcome you want.
Contact us online or call our office in Garden City at 516-248-2234 or in Flushing-Queens at 718-539-3100 to schedule a meeting. Your first consultation is free of charge.
Aggressive Representation When You Have Fallen on a Construction Site
Our attorneys handle all matters related to a construction site fall, gathering and preserving all critical evidence, and preparing and filing all necessary documents to help you recover compensation for your injuries. We will travel to the scene of your injury, if necessary, and will work with expert witnesses, if appropriate, to build and present the most compelling case for you.
We handle all types of construction site falls, including:
- Falls from ladders, scaffolding, cranes, cherry pickers, buckets, harnesses or similar equipment
- Falls resulting from poorly constructed or maintained guard rails, gates, fencing or barriers
- Falls caused by holes in flooring, or by tripping over construction materials or debris
- Falls resulting from faulty cables, broken hoists or frayed ropes
- Falls in building collapses
Contact the Attorneys at Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP
Send us an e-mail or call us at in Garden City at 516-248-2234 or in Flushing-Queens at 718-539-3100 (toll free at 888-519-3100) for a free initial consultation. Our phones are answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
We will come to the hospital or to your home to meet with you, if necessary. We have offices in Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx and Nassau counties.