Local Lawyers For Injured Construction Workers

Even the most experienced and careful construction workers get injured. It's dangerous work. When a construction site accident threatens your health and your livelihood, it is critical to contact an attorney who can protect your interests.

The Roanoke attorneys of Potter Mariano PLC, have experience with construction accidents. We help secure your workers' compensation benefits and explore possible claims against third parties.

We handle workplace accidents and work-related disability claims throughout the Roanoke Valley. Call 540-491-0159 for a free consultation.

Maximizing Compensation For A Construction Accident

In 30 years of practice, our lawyers have represented many clients injured on the job in the building trades, from carpenters and roofers to electricians and heavy equipment operators. We are familiar with the hazards at construction sites and the resulting injuries:

  • Falls from heights
  • Slipping and tripping accidents
  • Injuries from machinery and equipment
  • Ladder and scaffolding accidents
  • Falling objects
  • Accidents involving cranes, hoists and lifts
  • Burns and electric shock
  • Vehicle accidents (pickups, dump trucks, delivery trucks)

Third-Party Claims

You may have grounds for a personal injury claim against parties other than your employer, such as a subcontractor, property owner or equipment manufacturer. Such lawsuits provide compensation above and beyond workers' comp to help cover your losses.

Protecting Your Livelihood

We provide management of workers' compensation claims to make sure that you recover as fully and quickly as possible from a construction accident. If you are not able to return to work, we will fight for your permanent disability benefits or negotiate a favorable settlement.

If you were injured on a construction site in Virginia, call Potter Mariano PLC, at 540-491-0159 or contact us online to arrange a free initial consultation.