Crane Accidents in Georgia
Let Our Woodstock Worker’s Compensation Attorney Protect Your Rights
Construction companies and employers have an obligation to provide a safe
environment for their employees, despite potentially dangerous circumstances.
However, they often fail to implement necessary safety procedures and
routine machinery inspections to save money, resulting in a high risk
of injury or death.
Whether you were operating the crane or not, if you were injured due to
a crane accident on the job, our Woodstock worker’s compensation
lawyers are dedicated to protecting your rights. At Warlick & Craig,
P.C., we have an extensive track record of success, providing our clients
with the aggressive and personalized representation necessary to obtain
the justice they deserve.
Common Causes of Crane Accidents
According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA),
125,000 cranes are currently in operation throughout the construction
industry and 80,000 to 100,000 in other industries in the United States.
Crane accidents were responsible for 818 deaths through 1997-2006.
Common causes of crane accidents include the following:
- Crane contact with power lines, resulting in electrocution
- Boom collapse
- Rigging failures
- Overturned cranes
- Dropped loads or cargo
- Outrigger use
Recovered Millions of Dollars for Our Clients
Our legal team possesses the comprehensive knowledge of the legal system
regarding personal injury claims in Georgia. We offer our services on
a contingency fee basis, so you don’t pay us a penny unless we win.
We proudly represent individuals throughout Woodstock, Cherokee County
and throughout Georgia.
Find out more about pursuing compensation for your injuries by
calling our office at (678) 321-4088 today! Free case consultations are available.