Buffalo Construction Accident Attorneys

Experienced Buffalo Injury Lawyers Fighting For Injured Construction Workers in Western New York

If you or a loved one has been seriously injured due to a construction-related accident in Buffalo or another town in Erie County, it is important to seek legal representation as soon as possible. Contact our personal injury law office at (716) 842-2200 for a free consultation. Our team of skilled Buffalo construction accident attorneys will fight to get the compensation that you deserve.

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Our team of experienced Buffalo construction accident attorneys at Andrews, Bernstein, Maranto & Nicotra PLLC knows the dangers that construction workers face every day. Too often, profits are put ahead of safety, resulting in serious personal injuries to construction workers. New York State has laws specifically designed to protect workers who are injured on a construction site. Proper safety protection must be provided by owners of buildings and general contractors for all workers. This includes but is not limited to providing safety devices such as harnesses, preventing dangerous debris from accumulating, and preventing workers from being struck by falling objects. We represent workers injured by many different types of construction accidents.

When a worker falls from a height—for example, off scaffolding, a ladder, or another elevated surface—serious injuries can result. New York State Labor Law 240 requires that proper safety protection be provided by owners of buildings and general contractors to all workers while they operate at a height. This protection includes harnesses, lifelines, and other equipment designed to prevent such falls.

Injuries sustained during demolition or excavation, due to a falling object, and as a result of other dangerous conditions on a construction site can compromise a worker’s ability to earn wages and provide for her or his family. In New York State, damages consist of several components, the most significant of which are physical damage, physical injuries, pain and suffering, and loss of enjoyment of life. Less readily apparent injuries can include the psychological aspects of injuries. Added to one’s physical and psychological damages is an element of special damages that may include loss of wages in the future and the loss of earning capacity. Our dedicated Buffalo construction accident attorneys will aggressively pursue all legal remedies for the worker, including compensation for pain and suffering, lost wages, and medical bills.

If you or a loved one has been seriously injured in a work zone, contact one of our experienced Buffalo construction accident attorneys to learn your rights.

Experienced Buffalo construction accident attorneys serving Buffalo, Niagara Falls and the surrounding Western New York Counties.

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Client Reviews

  • I was offered 0 on a low impact accident. After long litigation I was offered 100,000 which mr maranto rejected. I ended up with 235,000. I would definately use this firm again.

    Pete G.
  • So far, so good! This law office appears to have it's stuff together. And I like the fact that they don't have to advertise like the the the other 2 law firms with the 444444 and the 888888 numbers which tells me they get a lot of word of mouth advertising..the best kind. Also I called one of the 444 and/or 888 numbers and the attorney was very short and rude. After my case I will do a follow up to let you all know how my complete experience was.

    Todd H.
  • Nicotra is very personable, patient and empathetic with his clients. He’s upfront with you and he explains the entire process with you, he never leads you to believe otherwise, he tells you like it is and he will not sell you a million dollar dream. Trust in Nicotra, he works for you and he looks out for your best interest.

    Personal Injury Client