Construction Site & Refinery Accidents

Investigating construction site and refinery accidents

You may be entitled to recovery beyond workers compensation if you were injured in a workplace accident. At Baggett, McCall, Burgess, Watson & Gaughan, LLC we have experience with complex claims involving construction site & refinery accidents. In these cases, it can be difficult to identify the cause of the accident and identify the responsible parties. Our attorneys will leave no stone unturned in the investigation of the accident. There may be multiple defendants in your case, including negligent owners, contractors, property owners, or other workers.

 

We work with the top industry experts in the country, who specialize in construction site and oil refinery safety standards to help build your case. We spare no expense and have the resources to handle any and all types of construction or refining accidents. Contact us for an immediate consultation and case evaluation.

 

Refinery accidents in Louisiana

Oil refinery accidents may involve scaffolding, falls, defective machinery, or toxic exposure. We will look beyond workers compensation claims to help you pursue the full compensation you are entitled to for lost wages, pain and suffering, trauma, future care needs, or wrongful death. Our attorneys have extensive knowledge of state and federal regulations governing oil and chemical refineries, and they will aggressively pursue claims against all liable parties, including corporate entities and contractors.

 

Construction accidents in Louisiana

General contractors and property owners have a duty to keep a construction site safe for workers. Employees who are injured in construction site accidents resulting from inadequate safety inspections, improper equipment, negligence, or OSHA violations are entitled to compensation for any injury or loss. We offer experienced and strategic advocacy from the investigation stage through litigation of construction site accident claims.

 

We have handled construction site and refinery accident cases involving:

  • Explosions: burn injury, loss of limb, scarring,
  • Electrocution
  • Fires
  • Scaffolding accidents: falls
  • Equipment defects: crane injuries, nail guns, heavy equipment such as bulldozers, cranes, forklifts, trenchers and front-end loaders
  • Safety violations
  • Catastrophic injuries
  • Wrongful death

 

Contact Baggett, McCall, Burgess, Watson & Gaughan, LLC in Lake Charles, Louisiana, for a free consultation or call 337-478-8888 or 800-639-2524 now to speak directly with an experienced construction site and refinery accident lawyer. Choose your lawyer carefully.