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Philadelphia Scaffolding Accident Lawyer

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Scaffold Injury Attorney in Philadelphia Works to Recover Compensation on Behalf of the Injured in Bucks County, Chester County, Delaware County, Montgomery County, and throughout Pennsylvania

Some work environments are inherently dangerous. However, even these workers have a right to a reasonably safe work environment. The law requires employers and workplaces to safeguard the health, safety, and well-being of their workers with reasonable and relevant safeguards. Failing to do so can result in serious injuries. If you were injured as a result of a scaffolding accident, an experienced Philadelphia scaffolding accident lawyer from our law firm can help you recover compensation for your damages.

At van der Veen, Hartshorn, Levin & Lindheim we are committed to defending the rights of the injured. Whether you want to pursue workers’ compensation benefits, a third-party claim, or both, you can rely on our experienced and skilled team for the best legal services. We will provide you with the support, guidance, and representation you need to improve the outcome of your case.

Contact us now to schedule a free consultation with an experienced scaffold injury attorney in Philadelphia, PA, and learn about your rights and the legal options available to you.

Common Causes of Scaffolding Accidents in Philadelphia, PA

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) identifies slip and fall accidents as the leading cause of fatalities in the construction industry. Many of these accidents are a result of dangerous conditions caused by violations of OSHA standards. Many of these violations are in regard to fall prevention equipment such as scaffolds.

Scaffold accidents can occur as a result of various factors. Some of the most common causes of scaffolding accidents include:

  • Use of defective materials in constructing the scaffolding
  • Improver installation of the scaffolding
  • The presence of hazards such as power lines or live wires
  • Failing to properly secure the scaffolding
  • Poor maintenance and inspection of the scaffolding
  • Poor maintenance and inspection of equipment
  • Lack of adequate supervision
  • Lack of adequate worker training
  • Working on a scaffold during poor weather
  • Damaged flooring
  • Dangerous conditions such as cracked or slick surfaces
  • Not using materials or tools in the right way

No matter what the cause of your scaffolding accident, you can trust the team at van der Veen, Hartshorn, Levin & Lindheim to fight to recover compensation on your behalf. Our team is not only experienced but also has an in-depth understanding of the complexities involved in scaffolding accident claims. We have the skills, know-how, and resources to get the best outcome in your case.

How a Philadelphia Scaffolding Accident Lawyer at van der Veen, Hartshorn, Levin & Lindheim can Help with Your Case

Scaffolding accidents often result in serious injuries. You may not be able to work after your accident. You may be faced with painful and expensive medical treatments. While recovering financial compensation won’t reverse your injuries, it will help to ease the economic burden on you and your family.

At van der Veen, Hartshorn, Levin & Lindheim we are committed to defending the rights of accident victims. We will:

  • Review your case for free and explain your rights and options to you
  • Investigate the case to identify the at-fault party
  • Gather evidence to support your case
  • Quantify your losses
  • Explore your options for recovering compensation
  • Negotiate on  your behalf to secure a reasonable settlement
  • Pursue compensation at trial if a reasonable settlement cannot be reached.

Work with an experienced Philadelphia scaffolding accident lawyer from our law firm and increase your chances of securing the best outcome in your case.

Contact van der Veen, Hartshorn, Levin & Lindheim to Consult with an Experienced Scaffold Injury Attorney in Philadelphia, PA

Scaffolding accidents are especially dangerous accidents. They can result in major injuries and losses. Recovering compensation in an accident claim can prove to be complicated and even overwhelming. Work with an experienced scaffold injury attorney in Philadelphia, PA from our law firm and give yourself the best chance at recovering full compensation for your injuries and losses.

We offer accident victims the opportunity to consult with an experienced Philadelphia scaffolding accident lawyer for free. Our no-obligation case evaluation is a great opportunity to learn about your rights and options. We work on a contingency fee basis. This means that you can access high-quality legal services without worrying about the associated costs. We only get paid if we win.

Get in touch with us not to schedule your free consultation and take that first and most important step toward financial recovery.

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Choosing the Right Firm Can Make All the Difference

  • Unrivaled Record of SuccessWe have won tens of millions of dollars for injured victims, and have achieved countless "not guilty" verdicts for clients faced with criminal charges.
  • No Challenge too BigOur firm has handled some of the biggest cases in country, including representing the President of the United States.
  • Personalized RepresentationWe understand that every case is unique. Therefore, we tailor our approach based on the facts of the case and the needs of our client.
  • Uncompromising PassionOur competitive nature is one of our strongest qualities. You can be confident that no other firm will outwork our team.
  • Holistic ApproachNot only do we want to excel legally for the client, but we also want to make sure we are strengthening their mind, body and spirt.
  • Supporting the CommunityOur team engages in many community events and regularly donates time and resources to many charitable organizations in Philadelphia.

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Home to Philadelphia’s most accomplished attorneys, van der Veen, Hartshorn, Levin & Lindheim pairs diverse practice experience with a passion-driven, comprehensive law practice—all for the client’s benefit.

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