Every week in Australia there are over 10 scaffolding accident compensation claims caused by the negligence of an employer or co-worker. Employers and the occupiers of property that is scaffolded are required to provide competent co-workers, adequate materials, safety equipment, protective clothing and a safe system of working in addition to ensuring that any erected scaffolding complies with all safety regulations regarding construction and use. If you need advice from a firm of scaffolding accident solicitors just call the helpline.
Scaffolding accident compensation claims usually arise as a result of failure to carry out the most basic safety measures including :-
The most common action taken by scaffolding accident solicitors relates to falls from the structure. The most common cause of falls from height on scaffolding relate to collapses and errors :-
If you are the innocent victim of an accident or are only partly to blame our scaffolding accident solicitors are able to make a personal injury compensation claim on a no win no fee basis. If you would like advice at no cost just complete the contact form or email our lawyers offices or call the helpline and a scaffolding accident solicitor will telephone to give information on how to protect your legal right to claim compensation with no further obligation.LAWYER HELPLINE: ☎ 1800 339 958
The author of the substantive medical writing on this website is Dr. Christine Traxler MD whose biography can be read here