Ironworker Injury Lawyers in New York
Experienced & Professional Representation
Ironworkers have one of the top 10 most dangerous jobs in the country. Those in New York are no exception. They often suffer more catastrophic injuries and fatalities than any other construction worker. When these accidents are caused by the negligence of another party – whether that party is a subcontractor from a different company or a tool manufacturer – the injured worker has the right to pursue a personal injury claim.
At The Paris Law Group, PC, we aggressively fight for full and fair compensation for injured ironworkers and other individuals.
Our New York ironworker injury attorneys handle accident cases involving:
- Falls from heights: Ironworkers frequently suffer serious falls from ladders, scaffolds, steel I-beams, and other heights
- Defective or missing safety gear: Properly maintained safety harnesses, cages, and other types of protection are vital
- Impalement: Some workers are impaled on the unguarded ends of rebar or on forklift tines
- Other injuries: From defective power tools to falling objects and welding injury, numerous other hazards can cause serious damage
Helping Injured Workers throughout the State
Our attorneys have years of experience diligently representing seriously injured individuals. Founding attorney Jason Paris is on the board of directors of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association and has tried countless cases to verdict. When our skilled team takes your case, you can rest assured that it will be handled professionally and aggressively.
Contact The Paris Law Group, PC for a free consultation with absolutely no obligations or upfront costs. Simply call our office at (888) 365-4940 today. We handle all ironworker injuries on a contingency fee basis.
Slip & Fall $11 Million
A well-known cellist was awarded almost $11 million after a slip and fall in a gourmet food market that resulted in injuries that now hamper her ability to play the instrument.
Pedestrian Knockdown $2.8 Million
The client was a pedestrian crossing the street when she was hit by a yellow school bus making a left-hand turn. As a result of the impact, she was forced to fall to the ground and sustained an injury to her shoulder and lower back, both of which resulted in surgeries.
Bus Accident $2.1 Million
A mediated settlement was reached on the eve of trial on behalf of the client who was a driver of a motor vehicle which was struck in the rear by a bus.
Pedestrian Accident $2 Million
The client, a young boy, was crossing the street near his home on Staten Island when he slipped on ice in the roadway and was hit by a car.
Car Accident $1.7 Million
The client was an ambulance driver responding to an emergency call. While in the process of making a left-hand turn with the ambulance lights and sirens in operation, he was struck by a vehicle going straight.
Truck Accident $1.5 Million
The client, a 37-year-old man, was struck in the rear by a truck while driving his car and subsequently underwent neck surgery. The defendant claimed the client cut him off. We aggressively litigated the case and on the eve of trial the defendant agreed to pay $1.5 million after previously taking a no-pay position.
Car Accident $1.25 Million
Through aggressive litigation, full policy limits in the amount of $1.25 million were tendered within 14 months of the accident for the injured passenger in a motor vehicle accident. The client was a rear-seat passenger in a motor vehicle that was pulled over on the shoulder of the Staten Island Expressway when it was rear-ended by the defendant in the early morning hours.
Slip & Fall $1.2 Million
The client tripped and fell coming out of a bar in Staten Island, sustaining injuries to her knee, neck, and back. The bar claimed that the accident never happened, and the bar blamed the owner of the premises for the condition of the sidewalk, with the owner of the premises blaming the bar.
Slip & Fall Injury $1 Million
A settlement was reached with a confidential defendant as a result of a fall at work. The client worked as a cash handler collecting money from banks. After picking up a bag of cash from a bank and placing it in the back of his armored vehicle, the security ink packets exploded frightening the client and causing him to fall backward, striking his head against the floor.
Scaffolding Accident $1 Million
In very contentious litigation and after extensive negotiations and multiple mediations, a settlement was reached for the client in the amount of $1 million. The client was working on a scaffold at a construction site when he lost his balance and fell 10 feet to the ground.