New York personal injury law gives compensation and justice for various accidents and personal injuries. Personal injury is an injury that an individual has sustained owing to negligence. This could be on the part of individuals, authorities, hospitals or even New York State authorities. The purpose of a personal injury law is to give compensation to victims of auto accidents, car accidents, truck accidents, construction accidents, medical malpractice and negligence.
As per the Journal, Archives of Surgery, it was found that, even after one year of injury, 63 percent of accident victims reported that they still feel substantial pain. Over 3,000 patients between the ages 18 to 84 were taken into account, which had survived a traumatic injury in an auto accident or slip and fall victims. Some of the injuries include broken limbs, chest or abdominal trauma, injuries in auto vehicle crashes, slip-trip & fall accidents and other types of serious accidents. The most evident pains were reported in the joints and limbs (44 %), the back (26 %), the head (12 %), and the neck (7 %). Therefore an injury can have devastating effect on your daily life.
Construction Industry is one of the major industries in the U.S. Construction Site Work Accidents & accident fatalities are ranked 3rd among all other accidents in the New York City.
There are several companies which work at a construction site. You could be a victim of construction accident which resulted from the fault of a sub-contractor, or by the negligence of the property owner, the property management company, of the construction management company. In several cases it is observed that victims were injured from a defective product or some other hazard which was neither your fault, nor your employers.
If you or someone close to you has been a victim of construction accident or any other accident injuries then you must consult with New York Accident Lawyers.