When Defective Equipment Leads To Serious Construction Site Injuries
Construction tools, vehicles and equipment are engineered to sustain heavy use and abuse. But these implements can fail due to flaws in their design, materials or how they have been assembled. In other cases, accidents are caused when an equipment service company alters a piece of equipment or a construction company uses it in a way that violates a safety standard.
More Than 25 Years Of Experience On Your Side
When a construction accident happens in one of these ways, the victim of the accident can initiate legal action against the equipment supplier, service company, or his or her own employer. Compensation obtained in a third-party or safety violation claim can often exceed that obtained from the workers’ compensation claim.
At the Law Office of Bryan R. Snyder, APC, we have more than 25 years of experience handling injury claims for construction workers in San Diego and throughout Southern California. We can provide you with aggressive representation in cases involving:
- Defective construction hand tools: Defective hand tools can cause cuts, puncture wounds and even accidental amputations.
- Ladders and scaffolding: Did a fall from a ladder or scaffold cause your injury? Multiple parties may be liable. We can conduct a thorough investigation to identify all responsible parties.
- Heavy construction machinery: When powerful construction machinery is involved in an accident, the resulting injuries are often severe and catastrophic.
We have the experience, knowledge and resources needed to win these cases, and when we represent you, we will seek maximum compensation for you.
Experienced Products Liability Attorney
Attorney Bryan Snyder has handled numerous products liability cases during the course of his career. These cases are unique as they often hinge on highly technical investigations.
Defective equipment cases are often won based on the testimony of expert witnesses such as design engineers. Our law firm has access to nationally respected construction equipment design engineers and specialists in other disciplines. These experts can investigate the accident and identify the mode of product failure to assign liability to the manufacturer, equipment service company or another party whose negligence led to the accident. If necessary, these experts can provide testimony at trial in support of your case. The Law Office of Bryan R. Snyder, APC, will work diligently to build a strong and successful case for you.