Injuries resulting from a ladder fall could happen from a variety of different tasks. Whether you are working in construction, in the building inspection field or are a homeowner working on your house on the weekend. Find out what your options are when you are faced with unexpected injury.
Ladder-related injuries account for nearly 500,000 people yearly in which 300 of these cases result in death, according to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. A ladder related injury normally involves broken bones or limbs which could result in a loss of income for an unknown period of time. When injured during work hours, your employer could be liable for damages. Many of these injuries could have been prevented by abiding by OSHA standards.
In order to prevent the next ladder accident, review these OSHA safety rules for safe ladder use.
Keep ladder free of oil, grease and other hazards.
The Ben Law Firm aggressively fights for your rights during your ladder fall injury case. With The Ben Law Firm, we are there with you every step of the way, explaining every option that you have available to you. Call (954) 961-2055 today to set up an appointment to speak with an experienced attorney.