ATLANTA FORKLIFT ACCIDENT LAWYER
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If you or a loved one has been injured in a forklift accident, you have the right to file a claim to seek compensation for medical bills and pain and suffering.
Hiring an experienced Atlanta forklift accident attorney can be incredibly beneficial if you have been injured in a forklift-related incident. Our attorney will work diligently to fight for the maximum available compensation for your injuries and any property damage or loss of wages that may have resulted from your accident.
Forklifts are one of many dangerous tools used on construction sites and other projects. They are extremely precarious to handle, especially for less experienced individuals or visitors. Property owners and construction companies have the duty to implement proper safety procedures to prevent injuries or death and must abide by certain standards for safety when working on any project.
Our Atlanta premise liability lawyer understands and is knowledgeable of the local laws surrounding forklift accidents and can provide you with valuable advice on how to best proceed so that you can be adequately compensated for your damages and losses.
Furthermore, our attorney will provide you with the support and confidence needed to handle all other areas involved with a forklift lawsuit. Knowing that you are in good hands can provide immense peace of mind during what could otherwise be a very stressful situation.
Davis Injury Firm has been advocating for injured plaintiffs for 18 years, and we provide personalized representation to build a strong case for compensation based on your unique situation. We have worked with thousands of clients on accident claims throughout our practice, and we are motivated by a competitive passion to win. We work compassionately with our clients and aggressively with the defendants they are facing.
Let Davis Injury Firm fight for your forklift accident claim today. Contact the firm online to discuss your legal options in more detail. Representing individuals throughout the state of Georgia.
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How Can I Pursue Damages?
Civilians injured in a forklift accident can file a civil lawsuit claiming that the forklift operator was acting negligently in their work (they breached their duty of care to operate safely and properly). Such a claim must be filed within 2 years of the date of the accident.
If the injured plaintiff is the forklift operator themselves and they were injured while performing on the job, they can pursue compensation for their injuries by filing a workers’ compensation claim within 1 year of the accident. The injured employee should first notify the supervisor about the accident. They can then proceed with a workers’ compensation claim, which can include treatment from a workers’ compensation doctor. Some damages an injured worker may retain include lost wages and permanent disability benefits.
In some cases, a third party may be liable for a forklift injury, such as the company that rented out or supplied the forklift. If a forklift lacks a standard safety feature that consequently causes injury, the injured individual may pursue a product liability lawsuit. They may even consider a lawsuit based on premises liability if unsafe conditions on the property caused malfunctions of the forklift.
There are many different scenarios in which you might sue for a forklift accident. In any case, Davis Injury Firm is prepared to represent you. Attorney Betty Nguyen Davis likes to take on difficult cases and has a passion to win. She is a competitive and aggressive fighter who knows how to strategize against the other party, and she will do her best to fight for maximum damages in your case.
Whether you are a forklift operator or a bystander who has been injured in an accident, Davis Injury Firm can help you claim damages. Schedule an initial consultation to discuss your legal options today.
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Having represented thousands of individuals throughout Georgia for over 18 years, Betty Nguyen Davis has the skillset and experience to handle all types of personal injury cases no matter how complex they are. Just as important, she possesses the emotional intelligence required for walking clients through what sometimes can be a difficult legal process.Get the Help You Needed Today