Brooklyn NYC Forklift Accident LawyerStaten Island and Brooklyn Accident Attorneys Specializing in forklift accident injuries resulting in forklift drivers Sustaining Serious Personal Injuries or Death as a forklift accident
The personal Injury Forklift accident Lawyers at Bisogno & Meyerson, LLP., have decades of experience in handling of on-the-job personal injury claims as well as workers compensation Forklift accident claims throughout New York. Our law firm is proud to have served seriously injured forklift operators, by bringing forklift accident cases and workers compensation claims on their behalf. These forklift truck accident injury claims have resulted in multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements, over the years, throughout New York State, and the New York City counties of the Bronx, New York, Queens, Richmond, and Kings Counties. Forklifts are used for lifting heavy loads, often in confined areas, to move material, industrial and other products, and anything else one might find in a warehouse, buildings, shopping centers, schools, medical centers, retail stores, infrastructure projects, and in many other commercial settings, such as construction sites. These forklift operating areas, often involve working in confined spaces, with narrow aisles, carrying heavy loads which are lifted high into the air.Often the forklift operation in an industrial setting, scaffolds, ladders, elevated power tools and equipment, the presence of instructions and debris, loading docks, temporary platforms, high power electrical lines can provide ample opportunities for forklift operators and others in the forklifts area to get seriously injured, causing forklift truck related serious personal injuries, and sometimes, unfortunately, even death. The New York forklift industry forklift operators and workers are required to acquire licenses, permits, and safety training, and to adhere to certain safety rules and regulations while operating forklifts, which if not properly followed, can cause forklift truck accidents. Additionally, improperly operated or maintained forklifts can cause serious personal injuries from forklift-related accidents in the workplace. Pedestrian workers and employees are most often the victims of Forklift accidents. Most forklift accidents can be prevented if OSHA requirements related to forklift ownership and operation are followed.
Lawyers in Brooklyn that Specialize in Forklift Accidents
At Bisogno & Meyerson, LLP., we are Brooklyn attorneys who can help you recover the compensation you deserve for your Forklift accident injuries. We have a long history of success in representing hardworking men and women who sustained on-the-job construction forklift accident injuries caused by all types of negligent situations, including:
There are human factors that sometimes contribute to forklift accident injuries, such as:
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When you or somebody you care about has been injured in an accident, your bottom line is getting justice, by getting the compensation you deserve, so you can heal — while also ensuring financial security for you and your family. We have Won over 100 Million Dollars for Seriously Injured New York City Personal Injury Accident Victims. At Bisogno & Meyerson, LLC, Since 1994, we have served personal injury clients in Brooklyn, Staten Island, and throughout New York City. Our highly related Forklift accident law firm has helped secure some of the largest settlements in New York, including a $10 million verdict for an injured worker. But while we have established a track record of success, the only thing that really matters is what we can do to help you. Our motto is that we do one thing and we do it well. Our commitment is to helping injured people, whether through obtaining a personal injury settlement or getting you your workers’ compensation benefits.
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At our Brooklyn and Staten Island Forklift Workers Third-Party Accident Claims injury law firm, the philosophy is simple:
If the injuries from your work area forklift accident were caused by the negligence or reckless behavior of someone other than your employer or co-worker, for example, if you are dealing with a forklift and a part malfunctions due to a defect in manufacturing of the forklift, that forklift manufacturing company could be liable in a personal injury product liability action, for injuries sustained from the forklift accident, and you may also be entitled to file a personal injury claim against the forklift company, through what is known as a third-party-liability claim. You can file a personal injury claim for your injuries sustained in the forklift accident, in addition to collecting workers compensation. This allows you to recover damages including pain and suffering, loss of consortium and other compensation that is not recoverable under New York workers compensation laws.
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you have been seriously injured in a Forklift accident while on-the-job, or as a member of the general public, contact the personal injury and workers compensation law firm of Bisogno & Meyerson, LLP., to learn your rights and get the compensation that you deserve.
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Because our practice is focused on serving clients who have been seriously injured in forklift accidents, we concentrate all our skills, experience, doctors, experts, engineers, and other resources on doing whatever it takes to maximize your recovery of damages. That means, for example, if you were a forklift operator in a warehouse your safety gear failed due to a manufacturers defect, we will investigate your work-related forklift accident free of charge, and seek out every potentially liable party — including not just the owners and supervisors of the forklift work site, but also those who may be responsible for the manufacture and inspection of defective forklift safety gear, or negligence by maintenance providers, and even any government agency, and other parties, responsible for such things as inspections, design, maintenance, and other negligence, causing the forklift accident. We take every forklift accident case very seriously. No detail is too small, no question too insignificant, and no case or adversary too large for us to tackle. Yet, while we are tough on liable parties and insurance companies, you can rest assured that you will be treated with the utmost respect and compassion.
At our Brooklyn and Staten Island Forklift Accident injury law firm, the philosophy is simple:
Your Job and a Third-Party May be Liable To You For Your Forklift Accident Injuries
In New York, including the metropolitan area, if one is injured while operating a forklift, on-the-job, in the normal course of your employment, through your own actions, or those of a co-worker, you are covered by workers compensation, which your employer is required by law to provide. For example, if your employer is a warehouse company, operating a forklift, that would entitle you to workers compensation benefits, which in fact, often does not cover all your medical and other related expenses. However, if you received personal injuries from a forklift accident that was caused by the negligence or reckless behavior of someone other than your employer or co-worker, for example, if someone was working in a warehouse and the brakes on a forklift owned and operated by another contractor, was overloaded, and rolled over causing you a fractured leg, they could be liable. in a personal injury forklift accident injury case, for injuries that you sustained in your accident, and you may also be entitled to file a personal injury claim against the forklift company through what is known as a third-party-liability claim. You can file a personal injury claim for your injuries sustained in forklift accident, in addition to collecting workers compensation. This allows you to recover damages including pain and suffering, loss of consortium and other compensation that is not recoverable under New York workers compensation laws.
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As forklift accident personal injury attorneys who also are experts in workers compensation law, we have the experience and expertise to coordinate any construction forklift accident cases and/or claims for you no matter where you live or in what New York State county, city or town you sustained your forklift injury. As your attorneys, we can explain your forklift accident options in detail. We are here to help you, whether you were injured as a forklift operator or worker or as a visitor to an area where forklifts are being utilized. At Bisogno & Meyerson, LLP, we give you 100 percent of our attention, consideration, and effort, 100 percent of the time. And that is how we plan to get you 100 percent of the compensation you deserve when you have been injured as the result of someone else’s negligence or reckless behavior. To schedule a free consultation with one of our skilled forklift accident personal injury attorneys, please contact us online or call us at 718.745.0880. We arrange Home or hospital visits. All of our injury cases are taken on a contingency basis— so if we don’t win, you don’t pay a dime! That’s our guarantee to you! Our accident lawyers speak Spanish, French, and Portuguese. To schedule a free consultation to discuss your legal options, please contact us online or call us at 718.745.0880. We are also available to make home or hospital visits.
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ACT FAST & CALL US NOW! DO NOT LOSE YOUR CHANCE TO BRING A LAW SUIT FOR YOUR SERIOUS PERSONAL INJURIES: Personal injury accident claims against the City of New York and other NY State and local government entities, including the MTA (Mass Transit Association), and others, have different filing requirements, that an accident victim must follow in starting a personal injury lawsuit against private defendants. To preserve your right to bring a lawsuit for your personal injuries, accident victims, must comply with special rules, including the filing of a written formal notice of Claim (NOC) within 90 days of the incident, the only exceptions being catastrophic disability or death.