Santa Ana Construction Accident Attorneys
Compensation for Injured Construction Workers Across Southern California
The construction industry is one of the most dangerous industries, with one of the highest injury rates across all occupations. The heavy machinery, the heights, and toxic chemicals present hazards for workers at every turn. Due to the nature of the job, workers are regularly injured. Whether you sustained a minor or severe injury on-site, you can file for workers' compensation to help you provide for medical care costs and lost wages. Learn more when you contact our workers' comp lawyers in Santa Ana.
Construction injuries are commonly caused by:
- Electric shock, electrical accidents
- Trench collapses
- Slip and falls, falls from heights/roofs
- Scaffolding accidents
- Crane accidents
- Forklift accidents
- Injuries from falling objects
The moment you are injured, it is important to notify your employer as soon as possible. You will need to fill out paperwork when filing for workers' compensation and provide sufficient medical documentation to prove your injury. The process can be overwhelming, so talk to a workers' compensation attorney if you are having difficulty resolving a claim or if you need help with the application. A workman's comp attorney can help you file an accurate, complete claim and tell you whether a settlement offer is fair. We can also discuss the possible workers' comp benefits available to you and what you can expect.
Big Firm Results, smaller Firm Attention
At Ufkes & Bright, we have been assisting injured workers all across Southern California since 1964. We have a rich history of success that includes millions of dollars in settlements for our clients. As a smaller firm, we are able provide each client with personalized attention. Yet, we also have extensive resources in our arsenal and are able to achieve big firm results for our clients.