Portland Work Site and Industrial Accidents Attorney
More than 1,000 deaths occur each year in U.S. industrial accidents. Of this broad definition of work, construction trades worker fatalities make up the largest number each year: 621 in 2009 and 530 in 2010, according to the National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries in 2010, compiled by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics.
At The Johnston Law Firm, LLC, we are sensitive to this issue and strive to protect the rights of people who have lost loved ones due to job site fatalities and people who have been severely injured on work sites. Construction sites and industrial environments contain a multitude of dangerous and potentially unsafe conditions no matter how diligent workers and employers are. If you or a loved one has been injured in a construction or industrial accident, Portland work site accident lawyer Marc A. Johnston can work thoughtfully and aggressively to pursue the benefits and compensation you are entitled to.
Contact us today to schedule a free initial consultation. It is critical to discuss your options with an experienced lawyer before negotiating or issuing recorded statements to any insurance company or even to your employer. Avoid common personal injury case mistakes by consulting with us as soon as possible.
Oregon Industrial Accident Lawyer Fighting for Your Full Compensation
Workers’ compensation laws might apply to the injury you or a loved one has sustained, but the benefits often will not cover all medical costs, lost wages or rehabilitative costs. We can comprehensively evaluate your case for free and establish the full value of your case, including recovery for:
- Previous and future medical expenses
- Lost wages/future earnings
- Pain and suffering
- Long-term care
You deserve the appropriate and professional legal protections provided by our law firm. We can investigate the accident scene in depth and determine the cause of injury. Third-party negligence could be involved in an equipment, materials or chemical accident, so it is important to work with a skilled attorney who can identify causes and hold responsible parties accountable in a number of situations, including:
- Explosions and burn accidents
- Toxic chemical and substance accidents
- Defective equipment/product accidents
- Road construction accidents
- Falls from heights (beams, scaffolding, ladders)
- Falls in holes
- Falling object accidents
- Severe injuries such as paraplegic or quadriplegic injuries and brain injuries
- Wrongful death and fatalities
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The Johnston Law Firm will evaluate your case for free, and you will work with the same Portland work site injury lawyer throughout your case. Call us at 503-546-3167, toll free at 888-342-7252, or fill out our free confidential case evaluation form on the bottom. Attorney consultations incur no obligation on your part, and all initial consultations are free of charge.
The Johnston Law Firm, LLC proudly represents clients in all cities and counties in Oregon: Portland, Gresham, Milwaukie, Lake Oswego, Tigard, Beaverton, Hillsboro, Multnomah, Washington, Clackamas.