Piergrossi & Peterman, LLP
Representing Citizens of New York since 1967
Forklifts can be extremely dangerous. Faulty equipment, improper training and defective parts can cause serious and life-threatening forklift accidents. If you or your loved one was at victim of a forklift accident in New York, select a highly skilled work injury attorney prepared to protect your rights.
For more than 45 years, Piergrossi & Peterman, LLP has advocated to protect accident victims and injured workers throughout New York. We have worked with many clients in similar situations to yours. We understand that workers' compensation benefits are rarely enough to help injured workers get back on their feet after enduring a forklift accident. Our law firm is committed to helping you obtain benefits above and beyond workers' compensation, if a third party can be held responsible for your forklift injury. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation in Bronx, New York.
Construction accident claims can be highly complicated. Often, several contracting companies work simultaneously to complete construction projects. Employment lines can become blurred, making it particularly complex to identify fault. At CPP, we have decades of experience determining liability in workplace accident claims throughout New York. We have the skills and legal resources to ensure your legal rights are protected.
When you select our law firm, we will conduct a thorough investigation to understand if a third-party beyond your employer can be held liable, such as:
Contractor or subcontractor
Our legal team will evaluate any employment contracts to understand the relationship between your employer, landowner and any subcontractors. We also work with industry-leading experts such as accident scene reconstructionists and OSHA experts invaluable in helping us determine fault, when liability is initially unknown.
Part of our focus includes evaluating maintenance records to understand if the forklift was property maintained. We are fully prepared to pursue a civil lawsuit against the manufacturer, subcontractor or another at-fault third party. We want to help you obtain a full financial recovery for any lost wages, medical expenses, pain and suffering or any other damages you have endured for the work-related accident.
We understand the complex interplay between personal injury and workers' compensation claims. If a third party beyond your employer caused the forklift accident, contact our law firm to meet with a skilled work injury attorney in New York. We are committed to helping you pursue a civil lawsuit against any third parties responsible for the work-related injuries you have suffered.
CALL US TODAY at 718-515-6000 FOR A FREE CONSULTATION.