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Crane AccidentMadison and St. Clair County, Illinois, Crane Accident Attorneys

Handling Construction Injury Claims in Illinois and Missouri

If you or your loved one was injured in a crane accident on a construction site, obtain experienced legal counsel. Construction injury claims are particularly complicated with several parties who could potentially be liable, including the crane manufacturer, equipment owner, building supervisor or another subcontractor. A highly experienced construction litigation attorney will devote the right resources in pursuit of securing your legal rights.

At the law firm of Walton Telken Foster, we have the skills and tenacity to effectively handle complex work-related injury claims. Our firm’s trial attorneys prepare every crane accident claim focused on maximizing results. We are skilled negotiators focused on determining if another party beyond your employer can be held liable for causing your work-related injury. We will take aggressive measures to secure your right to the benefits you are entitled to receive.

We Will Not Get Paid Unless We Recover Compensation for You

Our team of trial attorneys works exclusively for injured workers and accident victims. We are on your side, focused on helping you secure your right to workers’ compensation benefits and additional compensation, if a third party can be held negligent. For experienced counsel and advocacy, contact our law firm today to schedule a free initial consultation at one of our office locations in Missouri or Illinois. We will work tirelessly to protect your rights, knowing we will not get paid unless you do.

Securing Your Right to Workers’ Compensation

If you have been injured on the job, you are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits from your employer. Too often these benefits are denied, causing you to struggle to pay medical bills and replace lost income. At Walton Telken Foster, we are available to handle every aspect of your workers’ compensation claim. We will also work to maximize your chances of recovery, if another party beyond your employer can be held responsible.

Investigating Liability Factors in Crane Accidents

Our firm’s Madison and St. Clair County, Illinois, crane accident lawyers have experience determining fault in catastrophic and fatal construction accident claims, even when liability initially seems unclear. We evaluate every angle possible to determine if another party besides your employer was negligent. Our legal team will aggressively pursue a personal injury claim, if a third party’s negligent actions caused the crane accident and your injury.

We have the resources to consult product liability experts in determining if the manufacturer made an error when developing the wire cable and hook. We will aggressively pursue maximum compensation against the manufacturer for causing any hook failures. Part of our focus includes inspecting the premises and construction equipment to understand if any safety measures were overlooked.

We will work with witnesses to determine if the load on the crane was too heavy, ultimately causing the accident. We have access to industry-leading experts, including mechanical engineers and electrical engineers to identify liability factors. We prepare every construction accident claim with a focus on proving fault in trial. Our client-centered focus has proven to be invaluable in helping us obtain large settlements, since insurance companies know we are fully prepared to prove fault in trial.

Contact Our Firm’s Southern Illinois Construction Injury Attorneys

Contact us today for help navigating through the workers’ compensation system. We will also advocate your right to recovery of maximum compensation, if a third party can be held accountable for causing the crane accident.