The construction industry is comprised of some of the most dangerous jobs in existence. Thousands of serious injuries occur on construction sites annually, some of which are fatal. Earwood, Moore Carpenter & Guy is a personal injury and workers’ compensation firm that represents people injured in construction accidents.
Catastrophic injuries occurring on construction sites are complicated legal matters. Aside from the pain and stress of physical injury, damages can include costs associated with medical treatment, lost wages and impairments that compromise your ability to work and earn in the future. Claims arising from construction injuries require complex legal analysis involving elements of workers’ compensation, negligence and product liability law. The range of entities that may be legally responsible for your damages could include owners, general and sub-contractors, engineers, architects, equipment manufacturers, and all of their respective insurance companies. These different types of claims are governed by different rules and are even handled in different courts. And they are often fought against parties with nearly limitless resources.
If you have been injured in a construction accident, whether on the job or not, you deserve the guidance of a skilled attorney, experienced in all elements of workers’ compensation law and personal injury litigation. The attorneys at Earwood, Moore, Carpenter & Guy possess the knowledge and experience required to handle the entire range of work-related construction injures, along with the experience necessary to successfully represent people in personal injury, liability and negligence claims against powerful insurance companies.
The legal team at Earwood, Moore, Carpenter & Guy bring 50 years of cumulative experience to clients in Western North Carolina. Attorney Kim Carpenter has extensive experience representing people injured in construction accidents. If you have been injured in a construction accident, whether on-the-job or other circumstances, call to schedule your (free) consultation today.