Industrial plants, construction sites, and other workplaces often pose a heightened risk for catastrophic injuries. However, they can also be among the challenging types of negligence cases. These cases often involve a complex interplay between a workers’ compensation claim against an injured worker’s employer and a negligence claim against a third party, such as a sub-contractor or owner of the premises where the employee was working. Many of these cases require hiring several expert witnesses, such as OSHA and workplace safety professionals, accident reconstruction engineers, and equipment experts, such as crane operators.
Our lawyers have experience handling challenging third-party claims involving workplace injuries. We have previously represented employees injured in:
We may be able to assist even if your case does not fall within one of these limited categories. To discuss the precise details of your case with one or more of our attorneys, visit our contact page. We offer free consultations for all North Carolina personal injury and wrongful death cases.
Maginnis Howard handles all industrial, construction, and other workplace accident claims on a contingency fee basis. This means that you pay attorneys’ fees only when we make a financial recovery on your behalf. Visit our contact page for information on the Maginnis Howard office closest to you. We are conveniently located across the state in Raleigh, Charlotte, and Fayetteville.