Bryan-College Station Constuction Accident Lawyer | Industrial Accident Lawyer in Bryan College Station, Texas | Bryan College Station Plant Injuries | Bryan-College Station OSHA Accident Lawyer

Bryan-College Station Construction accidents often end-up in serious personal injuries or, worse yet, Bryan-College Station wrongful death lawsuits. Since industrial accidents usually involve heavy equipment and machinery, it is not uncommon to see:

  1. Brain injury construction accidents;
  2. Crushing accidents;
  3. Permanent disabilities
  4. Construction accidents resulting in traumatic amputations; and/or
  5. Spinal Cord injuries resulting in paralysis, paraplegics or quadriplegics.

Construction Accident Lawyer in Bryan-College Station

Most construction accidents would, and should, have been avoided through sound safety practices and/or better equipment.  Some construction injuries that are caused equipment or machinery are:

  • Fall Safety Harness ProtectionConstructing Buildings is Where Bryan-College Station Accidents 

Sometimes Occur
  • Scaffolding
  • Exposures to Chemicals & Hazardous Substances
  • Warning Lines
  • Electrical High Wire - High Voltage Lines
  • Nail Guns
  • Ladders, Fork Lifts, Lifts
  • Heavy Equipment - Cranes, backhoes, rollers;
  • Hoists & Derricks
  • Safety Devices
  • Trench Cave-Ins

Construction Injury Attorneys & Construction Code Violations Attorney

Bryan-College Station, Texas is home to many different construction companies. Some only construct residential homes and some only construct commercial properties. There are Texas Building Codes and City of Bryan-College Station Building Codes. In some construction injury cases, a violation of a building code that is a cause of the injury can actually be what is called negligence per se. The Bryan-College Station and Texas Building Codes governing construction within the City of Bryan-College Station are set forth below.

The following building codes and ordinances have been adopted by the City of Bryan: 

Building Services
300 South Texas Avenue, Bryan, Texas 77803
(979) 209-5010 / (979) 209-5035 Fax

The City of College Station has adopted the following family of International Building Codes which came into effect January 1, 2012:

The International Building Code (2012 Edition) Adopted Amendments
The International Residential Code (2012 Edition) Adopted Amendments
The International Plumbing Code (2012 Edition) Adopted Amendments
The International Mechanical Code (2012 Edition) Adopted Amendments
The International Fuel Gas Code (2012 Edition) Adopted Amendments
The International Energy Conservation Code (2012 Edition) Adopted Amendments
The International Property Maintenance Code (2012 Edition) Adopted Amendments
The International Fire Code (2012 Edition) Adopted Amendments
The International Life Safety Code (2012 Edition) Adopted Amendments
The National Electrical Code (2011 Edition) Adopted Amendments

 

OSHA Violation Bryan-College Station Construction Injury Lawyer

Over 11 million construction workers build and maintain roads, houses, workplaces and physical infrastructure. This work includes many inherently hazardous tasks and conditions such as work at height, excavations, noise, dust, power tools and equipment, confined spaces, and electricity. Construction has about 8% of U.S. workers, but 22% of the fatalities - the largest number of fatalities reported for any of industry sector. Nearly 3.1 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses were reported among private industry employers in 2010, resulting in an incidence rate of 3.5 cases per 100 equivalent full-time workers. These statistics do not include all of the workers injured in construction industry nationwide. In 2010, 456 workers died on the work-site in Texas alone according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. From 2002 to 2009, there were 221 OSHA violations within the City of Bryan-College Station. Every day employees lose limbs, suffer deep lacerations, broken bones, brain injuries and more as the result of accidents on the work site. Bryan-College Station worksite injury lawyers work with injured workers to preserve their rights to full medical services and financial compensation for lost wages, medical bills, future lost wages, disability, disfigurement, and more. Bryan-College Station, Texas is located in OSHA's Region 6 Region 6, Regional Office, 525 Griffin Street, Suite 602, Dallas, Texas 75202, (972) 850-4145, (972) 850-4149 FAX.  The closest OSHA Texas Area Office would be in Fort Worth, North Starr II, Suite 302, 8713 Airport Freeway, Fort Worth, Texas 76180-7610, (817) 428-2470, (817) 581-7723 FAX. Contact them to report a suspected OSHA violation in Bryan-College Station, Texas.

Plant Accident Lawyers in Bryan-College Station

Plants, refineries, petrochemical, manufacturing all can be very dangerous when someone is negligent. Just some of the locations in Bryan-College Station where injuries can occur:

Trussworks LLC‎
609 Union Street
Bryan, TX 77801
(979) 823-5356
Texas Digital Systems Inc‎
400 Technology Parkway
College Station, TX 77845
(979) 693-9378
National Equipment Corporation‎
1806 Buchannan Street
Brenham, TX 77833
(979) 830-8030
Rod & Tubing Services‎
7932 W State Highway 21
Bryan, TX 77807
(979) 775-5000

Industrial Accident Bryan-College Station Attorneys

Your Bryan-College Station industrial accident lawyer will immediately:

  1. Commence a thorough thorough investigation to determine what happened;
  2. Retain competent workplace expert witnesses that will provide testimony in the case;
  3. If OSHA is involved, your lawyer will work with OSHA if requested;
  4. Determine what safety rules were violated, if any, and file suit if necessary, in the District Court of Brazos County.

Workers Comp and Third Party Claims lawyer

Most employers in Bryan-College Station have workers compensation coverage so you probably need a workers' compensation attorney in Bryan-College Station if you were hurt at the workplace. However, if your injury was caused by another company's negligence, then you may have what is called a "Third Party Claim". Contact a lawyer in Bryan-College Station, so they may advise you exactly what all your legal rights are under your set of facts.

Bryan-College Station workplace accident lawyers serve clients throughout Serving clients throughout Southeast Central Texas, including Allenfarm, Anderson, Astin, Brenham, Bryan, Caldwell, Carlos, Clay, College Station, Coulter Field, Cross, Easton, Hearne, Iola, Keith, Kurten, Millican, Mudville, Navasota, North Zulch, Piedmont, Singleton, Smetana, Snook, Somerville, Steep Hollow, Sutton, Tunis, Wellborn, Whellock, Wilcox, Wixon Valley, and other communities in Brazos County, Grimes County, and Madison County.

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Handle an Accident at a Workplace