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San Antonio third-party construction accident lawyer fighting for justice

Construction accidents in Texas can dramatically change your life. If you or a loved one was injured in a construction accident, choose a San Antonio construction accident lawyer with the experience, knowledge and resources you need to get you the compensation you rightfully deserve. Contact The Herrera Law Firm, Inc. We aggressively pursue claims for workers injured on the job.

Please note: The Herrera Law Firm does not accept workers' compensation cases, but does handle third-party claims related to workers' compensation. If you were injured in a construction accident, you may be able to pursue compensation from someone other than your employer, or a third party.

Construction work can be physically demanding and risky work. Construction workers do their jobs from scaffolding and roofs, where the risk of falling is always present. Heavy machinery introduces risk of electrocution accidents and other potentially severe injuries. In Texas, work on oil rigs introduces the risk of explosions.

Examples of common construction accidents

Common examples of construction accidents include:

  • Crane accidents
  • Electrocution
  • Explosions and burns
  • Falls from ladders and roofs
  • Fires
  • Holes in floors
  • Lifting injuries
  • Machinery and equipment defects
  • OSHA violations
  • Scaffolding collapse

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How we can help San Antonio construction accident victims

Construction accidents can happen fast in San Antonio. But when a construction accident occurs - from a crane accident on the city's East Side to fire or explosion on an Edgewood construction site - the consequences can last a lifetime. You may sustain permanent injuries. A loved one may have been injured or even lost their lives in an accident. When you've done nothing wrong to cause an accident, you shouldn't have to foot the bill for your injuries alone.

At Herrera Law Firm, we work tirelessly on behalf of construction accident victims working in Texas's second most populous city. We understand accidents can happen on busy construction sites of all varieties and for any number of reasons. Construction sites often involve multiple parties working alongside one another. When another contractor or construction worker's negligence caused your injuries, you may be able to obtain compensation through filing a third-party work claim.

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How The Herrera Law Firm helps construction accident victims throughout Texas

If you were injured in a workplace accident in Texas, it's important to contact The Herrera Law Firm right away to protect your rights. You may not believe you need an attorney. You may believe that the cause of your accident was clear-cut. Don't speak too soon. Some accident victims make decisions before consulting with an attorney that ultimately reduces their compensation. Don't make that mistake. Get in touch with us today.

Workplace injuries are common in San Antonio and throughout Texas. According to the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics, 6.4 percent of construction laborers sustain injuries, while 3.4 percent are injured severely and need time off from work or a change of job responsibilities. Whether you were injured in a crane accident, while working on a drilling platform or while roofing, you deserve a construction site accident lawyer on your side.

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