If you have suffered an injury in a workplace accident, you likely have access to benefits under your employer's workers' compensation insurance. If the accident that caused your injury occurred because of negligence on the part of someone other than your employer, you may also have grounds to seek damages under a separate personal injury claim.
When poor-planning, neglect or recklessness on the site results in an accident, workers become the victims. At Downs, McDonough, Cowan & Foley, LLC, we provide sound guidance and support to construction workers, ironworkers and their families who have suffered serious injury or wrongful death involving a construction site accident. In addition to workers' compensation, you may be entitled to significant compensation from a negligent third-party including a subcontractor, landowner or machine manufacturer.
The Colorado workman's compensation lawyers at Downs, McDonough, Cowan & Foley, LLC are proud to represent victims in a wide array of workplace injury claims. Our experience handling cases involving a variety of on the job accidents across a wide array of industries puts us in a strong position to provide the focused, results-oriented representation you require. It is our commitment to pursue the maximum level of compensation available for your on the job injury. We hold contractors, equipment suppliers and others accountable when their negligence leads to accidents that cause serious injuries to innocent employees.
If you or a family member was injured or killed at work, you and your family could be eligible for worker's compensation to cover your medical expenses, physical limitations, and lost wages. There are many strict deadlines in the Colorado Workmen's Compensation Act to follow, so do not delay seeking advice. Get medical care first, then contact our experienced Colorado workers comp lawyers. In cases of serious injuries or death, we can travel to the client. Our initial consultation is available at no charge, and we only charge a fee if we are able to make a positive recovery on your behalf.