Ladder Accidents

When working on a ladder, you are always one step away from falling and getting hurt. If you have taken that tragic step, we understand the difficulty you and your loved ones face. As the medical bills pile up, you are probably wondering how you will be able to get back to work, if you can at all. How will you pay your bills? How will you protect your loved ones?

In Manhattan and throughout New York metropolitan area, the law firm of O’Dwyer & Bernstien, LLP, can provide you with the answers you are looking for. We have handled thousands of personal injury cases and have extensive experience pursuing claims under New York’s Labor Law, which covers accidents involving falling people and falling objects.

How Were You Injured?

There are many ways in which a worker can be hurt involving a ladder. Even if you were not actually working on a ladder, we can help you pursue a claim under New York State law if your injury involved a ladder in ways such as:

  • You fell into a passageway or open area
  • The ladder was not properly secured
  • You were struck by a falling object dropped from a ladder
  • You were injured due to a lack of proper safety gear provided

The first step in making sure you receive the compensation you deserve for medical costs, pain and suffering, and your lost wages is speaking to one of our attorneys. We can help you identify whether you have a viable claim and then aggressively take on the responsible parties.

Contact us today to schedule a free consultation with a lawyer. If you cannot come to us, we will go to you.