How Does Negligence Cause Heavy Equipment Accidents?
Negligence often plays a major role in the occurrence of heavy equipment accidents. When heavy equipment operators are not properly trained, equipment is not inspected regularly, and equipment is not stored properly, people can become seriously injured. When an employer fails to abide by OSHA regulations and maintain a safe work environment, they are leaving their employees at risk of being involved in an accident.
Of course, these accidents can cause serious, life-threatening injuries. If you have been seriously injured by heavy equipment, it is important to consider your legal options. A heavy equipment accident may be caused by a defect in the equipment that may be the fault of the manufacturer. In situations like this, you may need to file a product liability claim to recover the damages you are entitled to.
Contact a Texas Heavy Equipment Accident Attorney
After the accident, you may find yourself with questions regarding who is responsible and whether or not you should take legal action. When you call the office of The Law Office of Steve Brannan, our dedicated personal injury lawyer will listen to the details of your case to help you find a solution to meet your needs. If you have been hurt in an accident involving heavy machinery, do not hesitate to contact The Law Office of Steve Brannan. Since 1980, our firm has helped clients from across the Odessa, Midland, & Pecos, TX area receive justice for their personal injuries. Contact our experienced Odessa personal injury law firm today to discuss your case.