Kingston Crush Injury Lawyers
We’ve Recovered Millions of Dollars in Compensation for Construction Accident Victims
Construction sites are one of the most dangerous locations to work. Although contractors and developers are required to ensure that the job site is as safe as possible, accidents do happen. At Basch & Keegan LLP, we represent construction workers in the Hudson Valley who have suffered from various types of serious on-the-job injuries, including crush injuries.
As these types of accidents are known for causing severe bodily injury or even death, it is important to get the compensation you are owed. Our Kingston crush injury attorneys have over 100 years of combined experience. When you entrust your case to us, you can have peace of mind knowing that we have the knowledge and resources to help you achieve a fair settlement.
Contact (845) 251-4545 today to speak to one of our skilled construction site accident lawyers about your case.
Common Causes of Crush Injuries
When many people think of a crushing injury, they think of falling objects. However, crushing injuries can be caused by several other circumstances.
The types of situations that can lead to crushing injuries include:
Collapsed structures or trenches
Falls from heights
Getting caught in machinery
Faulty equipment braking systems
Unguarded moving parts
Getting pinned between a moving object and a stationary item
Getting hit by swinging machinery or other items
Who’s at Fault for My Injuries?
The first thing that you need to understand after you have suffered a crush injury is that your injuries are likely due to the negligence of someone else. Our legal team is here to investigate your case to discover every potentially liable party.
Possible responsible parties for a crush injury on a construction site include:
If your accident was caused by someone other than your employer, you might be entitled to pursue compensation for your damages beyond workers’ compensation benefits. We can help you identify all at-fault parties to maximize the compensation you receive.
Losses That You Can Be Compensated For
If you have been injured in a crush accident, you likely have a long road of recovery ahead of you. From severe brain damage to amputation of a leg, arm, or hand, you could be placed in a condition where you are unable to earn an income. You also have to worry about the host of medical bills that are piling up. That’s where we come in.
At Basch & Keegan LLP, our personal injury lawyers can help you fight for the compensation you need to pay for the damages you have incurred.
You may be eligible to file a claim to get compensated for a variety of losses, including:
Diminished earning capacity
Pain and suffering
Loss of the enjoyment of life
Hire an Experienced Legal Team Today
If you or someone you love has been seriously injured on a construction site in Upstate NY, you deserve experienced and competent representation. At Basch & Keegan LLP, our Kingston crush injury lawyers are committed to maximizing the compensation you receive through either strategic negotiations or tenacious litigation. We always prepare our clients’ cases as though they are going to court.
This firm will fight for you and get results! We cannot recommend them enough!
“Above everything, John and Katie showed genuine concern for me and my family. It’s clear how passionate John is about his work and doing what’s best for his clients.”
I will certainly recommend Maureen Keegan in the future!
“Throughout the 2+ years, Maureen Keegan continued to persevere on my behalf, contacting doctors, etc. and continually informing me of the status of my case.”
Helpful & Honest
“John was quick to respond, helpful and honest regarding my situation and the questions I had. Also easy to talk to which is always appreciated!”
Derek was extremely helpful and informative through every step of the way.
“Everyone in the firm was pleasant. Thank you for helping to achieve this victorious win! I highly recommend this amazing firm!”
Extremely helpful law firm and staff
“Extremely helpful law firm and staff...John and his staff nothing but the best.”
Here to Help Win the Fight
Backed by our experience and insight, we’ve become known for taking on the toughest claims. If you or someone you love has been injured by the negligence or wrongful acts of another, we’re here to help you fight for the justice you deserve.
HERE TO HELP Get Results
At Basch & Keegan LLP, we have the resources and experience to help victims level the playing field with even the most powerful adversaries – and we have the record of success to back it up.
HERE TO HELP When You’re Hurt
We serve as the support system you can rely on as you begin your recovery. We go the extra mile to ensure you can focus on getting better while we work on the legal aspects of your claim.
HERE TO HELP Regardless of Who You Ask
We place an emphasis on personal attention. This approach allows us to create legal strategies custom-tailored to each client’s unique circumstances and has earned us the respect of our peers.
HERE TO HELP The Community
Our Kingston-based lawyers have deep roots in the community and a lengthy history of giving back to Ulster County. When the community needs us, we are always here to help.