At Lasky Cooper Law, we have many collective years of experience handling all matters as it relates to the vast field of Construction Law. Our firm offers a full range of services for construction clients, and the ability to provide comprehensive representation. We can represent owners, contractors, subcontractors, design professionals, homeowners, developers, and any other individual or entity affected by construction defects or negligence.
Out of 4,386 worker fatalities in private industry in calendar year of 2014, 899 or 20.5% were in construction-that is, one in five worker deaths last year were in construction. The leading causes of worker deaths on construction sites were falls, followed by electrocution, struck by object, and caught-in/between. These "Fatal Four" were responsible for more than half (57.6%) the construction worker deaths in 2014, BLS reports.
- Falls-359 out of 899 total deaths in construction in CY 2014 (39.9%)
- Electrocutions-74 (8.2%)
- Struck by Boject-73 (8.1%)
- Caught-in/between-12 (1.3%)
The following is a list of areas of Construction Law in which we practice (this list is non-exhaustive):
- Construction defects
- Construction-related injuries
- Struck by Object
- Construction Litigation
- Code violations
- On-site negligence
- Faulty workmanship and construction
- Toxic Mold Claims (Asbestos)
- Building Envelope and Water Intrustion Issues
- Construction delay claims
- Indoor air quality
Our team of construction attorneys are well-versed in all areas of Construction Law, and if you do not see the issue above, call us today at 912-232-6423, and we will be happy to discuss any issue you have in Construction Law and other construction related injuries.