Compressors are in frequent use on construction sites, and due to their
inherent potential danger, guidelines for their safe use have been established
by OSHA. These guidelines govern the standard operating procedures of
supervisors and workers alike, and where they are violated, accidents
can occur. They may also take place as a result of malfunctioning or inadequately
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Whatever the specific circumstances may be, a knowledgeable New York City
construction accident lawyer can advise you of your legal options if you
have been injured in a compressor accident. There are situations in which
you have the right to file a claim for damages separate to any
workers' compensation claim. Such accidents can result in catastrophic injuries and even death. With
the possibility of harm, you deserve to be looked after following this
unfortunate experience and its dreadful consequences.
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Injured by an exploding compressor while on the job?
A compressor explosion is a violently dangerous event and one which can
change your life in a matter of moments. If you are in the vicinity of
an exploding compressor, you may experience horrific injuries including:
- Severe burns
- Broken bones
- Head trauma
You may suffer from smoke inhalation or be exposed to dangerous gases that
lead to complicated health problems. If you have been the victim of a
compressor explosion, contact a NY construction accident lawyer right
away. Such incidents may be caused by misused or poorly maintained or
stored equipment, or defective compressors or compressor parts. Inadequate
training or failure to follow safety procedures can also play a part.
Depending on the specifics of the accident that injured you, you may be
able to obtain damages beyond those provided by workers' compensation.
We are available 24/7
If you or a loved one have been seriously injured, contact us immediately!
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Established for more than 50 years, Lurie, Ilchert, MacDonnell & Ryan LLP works only with accident victims
and has an impressive record of success. We regularly obtain compensation
amounts for our clients of $500,000 or more or even $1 million or more.
We will vigorously pursue the maximum compensation available to you so
that you may receive the help you need with your medical bills and lost income.
Your pain and suffering are not a matter to be treated lightly and we will
fight for damages for you pain and suffering and in some cases, loss of
enjoyment of life. Even if you are not in the U.S. legally or do not have
a work permit, there is hope. Our
New York City construction accident lawyers have represented many clients in your situation and have never had any
deportations or similar actions occur as a result.
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