Suing a contractor or builder for a construction accident can be nasty, if not downright deadly. According to a 2015 report published by the U.S. Department of Labor, approximately 21.4% of work-related accidents happen in construction sites. The report further revealed that, 2015 alone, one out of five work-related deaths were construction-related with falling from a certain height tagged as the leading cause of personal injuries and death.
While the Occupational and Safety Administration (OSHA) has already provided a list of accepted standards and regulations in terms of work safety, an attorney in Los Angeles also points out that the newest California construction law sponsored by the Contractors State License Board (CSLB) is also likely to give workers and innocent bystanders an edge in their pursuit for compensation sustained in a construction-related accident. Read more from this blog. http://bit.ly/2qPwnaK