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Construction Accidents

Construction Accidents

South Carolina Construction Accident Attorney

Experienced Construction Accident Lawyer in South Carolina

Building strong cases for injured workers

Construction workers in South Carolina face serious accident risks on their jobs. Construction accidents typically result in serious or catastrophic injury, and getting fairly compensated can be a difficult process. It can be difficult to prove who was responsible for the injury, as there may be a lot of finger pointing between contractors and subcontractors.

If you are injured on the job, you will need a knowledgeable legal professional at your side. At McGowan, Hood, Felder & Phillips, LLC, our South Carolina construction accident lawyers provide workers and their families hope for a brighter future after a serious worksite accident. When your bills are piling up and you don’t know where to turn, you can trust our team to protect your rights and fight for you.

Types of construction accidents

Our construction site accident attorneys handle a wide range of cases involving on- and off-site injuries. We are commonly asked to represent clients who have been hurt by:

  • Scaffolding falls
  • Power tools
  • Poorly maintained machinery
  • Accidents related to bulldozers, forklifts or cranes
  • Falling lumber
  • Exposure to chemical toxic fumes from varnishes, solvents and paints
  • Falling objects

Other common construction accidents include slip and falls and electric shocks, and many even result in third-party claims. These types of cases involve personal injury lawsuits filed against a person or company other than your employer. Injured construction workers may be eligible for pain and suffering and other damages in addition to benefits from workers’ compensation.

South Carolina construction accident law firm focused on results

The causes of construction accidents vary widely. From poor lighting to safety violations, there are many different reasons why construction accidents occur. At McGowan, Hood, Felder & Phillips, LLC, we can thoroughly investigate your accident and find the facts. We can then use this information to build a rock-solid case designed to get you the compensation you rightfully deserve.

We help clients determine who is responsible – and we fight to make sure those responsible are held accountable. Serious construction accident injuries demand the skills of an experienced attorney in South Carolina. Whether you suffered a chemical burn or head injury, you might not be able to work for weeks or months, or even longer. In some cases, you might sustain a permanent disability that prevents you from ever working again. All of these situations often involve extremely complicated legal proceedings.

South Carolina construction accident lawsuits can be complicated. We can help.

Knowing what to do after a serious construction injury accident in South Carolina can be confusing. There are so many legal issues and financial matters to consider. You didn’t do anything wrong. You shouldn’t have to pay for someone else’s mistakes.

That’s why it’s critical you contact McGowan, Hood, Felder & Phillips, LLC, as soon as possible. We can work with you and help you get the compensation you rightfully deserve. Please call 803-327-7800 to schedule a free case review at one of our multiple offices located throughout South Carolina.