Denver Falling Objects Injury Attorney
A falling object can cause serious injuries for the victim resulting in significant medical bills and long term consequences. Our Denver falling objects injury attorney can help you recover compensation. Contact Front Range Injury Attorneys for a free case review today.
Objects can fall on you in almost any location due to negligence. Even relatively small objects can cause catastrophic injuries as they pick up speed and strike you. If you suffered serious injuries from a falling object, contact Front Range Injury Attorneys today. Our Denver falling objects injury lawyers help Coloradans recover maximum compensation for their medical bills, lost earnings and injuries. Contact our Denver, Colorado law office to learn more about how we can help you.
Why Choose Front Range Injury Attorneys?
At Front Range Injury Attorneys we care about helping our clients throughout their cases. We believe clients are best served when our Denver personal injury attorneys participate in their cases from start to finish. We help our clients get the best treatment for their injuries. By building up your case from the beginning, we build a strong case to get the best results.
How we can help you
Watch this video to see managing attorney Adam Kielich discuss falling object injury claims and how our law office can help you recover for your losses.
Contact our office to discuss your Colorado falling object accident case. We offer free case reviews for injury and accident cases across the state.
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How do falling object injuries happen?
You can become the victim of a falling object injury in many ways, including:
- Merchandise falling from store shelves
- Ice and snow falling from buildings
- Construction site accidents
- Structures collapsing and falling
- Broken shelves
- Items falling out of moving vehicles
- People dropping objects
- Falling traffic signs or lights
- Falling billboards or signs
- Items falling out of elevated places
Construction site injuries caused by falling objects
Falling object impacts is the second leading cause of fatalities in the construction industry. According to OSHA, ten percent of all construction deaths were caused by falling objects striking workers. Falling object injuries may occur from tools, materials, or machinery fall from heights in construction sites. Common causes of falling object injuries at construction sites in Colorado include:
- Defective safety equipment
- Lack of training
- Structure collapse
- Overloaded equipment or machinery
- Failure to inspect tools, equipment and machines
- Hoisting or moving unsecured items
- Improperly stored materials
- Lack of proper safety equipment or gear
Common injuries caused by falling object accidents
Falling objects can cause catastrophic injuries even when they aren’t large or heavy objects. Distance and weight are key factors in turning objects into a danger to workers and other people. Falling object injuries can range from minor to fatal. Serious falling object accidents often result in injuries including:
- Spinal cord injuries
- Fractured bones
- Head injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Traumatic amputations
- Shoulder injuries
Who is liable for my injuries and damages?
One or more parties can be liable for your falling object injuries. If you were injured by a falling object as a worker on a construction site, your injuries are likely covered by workers’ compensation. If the negligence of a third party caused injuries, you may also have a personal injury claim against the third party for damages. Liable parties for your accident injuries may include property owners, subcontractors, manufacturers, or material suppliers.
If you suffered injuries as a pedestrian or non-employee, you may have a personal injury claim for compensation.
Damages against a negligent third party may include:
- Past and future medical bills
- Lost wages
- Loss of future earning capacity
- Emotional distress and mental anguish
- Pain and suffering
Our Denver falling objects injury attorneys will investigate your case to determine the possible options to pursue the most compensation for your case.
Contact our Denver falling objects injury attorneys
If you or a family member suffered injuries from a falling object due to someone else’s negligence, contact Front Range Injury Attorneys to talk to a Denver falling objects injury attorney. Our Denver law firm handles falling object injuries cases on a contingency fee basis which means you don’t pay legal fees until we win your case.