Cranes are common on many construction sites, and when an accident involving a crane occurs, injuries to workers and the public can be serious.
For this reason, in New York, there are specific requirements that must be followed when lifting, dismounting, or operating a crane. These important rules are designed to protect the safety of workers and the public.
There can be multiple bases for a claim after a tow truck accident, depending on the specific facts of what happened.
If a worker has been injured by a crane collapse, by an accident involving a crane arm or a crane load striking the worker, the injured worker can establish a lawsuit if the owners, contractors and their agents did not follow through. proper procedures and did not provide you with safe working conditions.
If you or someone you know has been injured on a construction site call Gorayeb & Associates at 646-846-9432 for a free consultation.