Blog Post

Heavy Equipment Accidents

The Law Offices of Adrian Crane, P.C. April 27, 2015

The safe operation of heavy equipment at a construction site requires a focus on safety, a steady hand and experience. Unfortunately, when a property owner or general contractor at a construction site does not have that focus on safety, you or a loved one could suffer a heavy equipment injury.

Representation for Heavy Equipment Injuries

The personal injury attorneys at The Law Offices of Adrian Crane in North Texas will serve as your advocate to pursue the full compensation you deserve, for cases involving:

  • Bulldozer injuries,

  • Construction equipment that falls or collapses,

  • Crane injuries,

  • Drilling equipment injuries,

  • Dump truck injuries,

  • Earthmover injuries,

  • Falling or unsecured objects that cause injuries

  • Forklift injuries,

  • Road construction injuries,

  • Scissor lift injuries and

  • Trench wall collapses

When you are operating or near any kind of construction equipment including a bulldozer, a crane, a dump truck, an earthmover, you put your safety in the hands of others including those who designed the item, operate it and maintain it. When they fall short of their responsibilities, you could be seriously injured.

Dangers and Hazards that Result in Heavy Equipment Injuries

Defective equipment that causes injuries may be the responsibility of the manufacturer or the maintenance company. A construction site filled with hazards may put the responsibility of your heavy equipment injuries on the property owner or general contractor. A detailed investigation into all the facts surrounding your accident can identify all negligent parties. After our investigation, we build a case to hold them accountable to get your full compensation so you can put your life together.

You Seek Medical Attention While We Investigate Your Claim

At The Law Offices of Adrian Crane, we want all of our clients who have suffered heavy equipment injuries to immediately seek all medical attention needed. While the environment on the construction site may encourage non-disclosure of heavy equipment and construction equipment injury causation, we advise you to get the care you need and stand up for your rights by letting us use our expertise to force all potential defendants through litigation if necessary to discover the cause of your injuries.

Workers’ compensation may cover only a small portion of your needs, so it is in your best interests to hire an experience personal injury law firm to investigate and represent you for all causes of your accident. If negligence played a part in your heavy equipment injuries, we will work hard and smart to get you the monetary damages you deserve.

A Lawyer Is Available 7 Days a Week

For more information or to schedule an appointment with an experienced lawyer regarding any kind of construction or heavy equipment accident including any kind of accident caused by a crane or dump truck, please contact us by calling us or through the case evaluation form found on this website.

For your convenience, we offer home, hospital, office and nursing home visits. Our team of professionals at The Law Offices of Adrian Crane will provide you with the experience, strategy and commitment that protect your rights and claims.

Start Today with A Free No-Obligation Consultation

If you or a loved one has suffered any kind of injury caused by an accident involving heavy equipment, you owe it to yourself and your family to hire an attorney who specializes only in representing injured victims. Contact an attorney at The Law Offices of Adrian Crane by calling or by contacting us through the case evaluation form located on this website.

At our personal injury firm, you speak directly with an attorney, not just secretaries and paralegals. A Spanish-speaking attorney and staff members are available for your assistance. Se habla Español.

Attorneys associated with The Law Offices of Adrian Crane handle cases across the state of Texas. Our principal office in North Texas is in Dallas however we are happy to welcome cases from anywhere in Texas, regardless of where you live or where the accident took place.