Construction Accident Attorney
Serving Panama City and The Florida Panhandle
Every year in Florida there are, on average, about 200 work-related fatalities.
Many more workers are injured performing their job duties, such as working
on scaffolding, installing electrical wiring, and operating heavy machinery.
Attorney Wes Pittman is a passionate advocate for construction workers,
representing their interests after serious jobsite accidents.
If you or a loved one was injured while working in construction, we invite
you to contact The Pittman Firm, P.A. today for a
free review of your legal rights and options!
Steps to Take After a Construction Accident
Florida workers who are injured on the job have two possible avenues for
compensation after an injury at the workplace. One option is a workers’
compensation claim. This avenue is available to all construction workers
who are employed by a company that provides workers’ compensation
insurance. If your accident occurred while you were performing your job
duties, workers’ compensation insurance could provide the financial
restitution you need.
On the other hand, some workers have the option of filing third party liability
claims, that is, a lawsuit against a third party (not your employer) who
is allegedly responsible for the incident that led to your injury. It
can be difficult to know what your legal rights and options are after
a construction accident, which is why we encourage all injured construction
workers, or a family member, to contact us for a free consultation.
The Pittman Firm, P.A. Is Here to Help
Our Panama City-based injury law firm has been representing the rights
of the injured for more than 30 years. Attorney Wes Pittman is a member
of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, signifying million-dollar recoveries
he has won for his clients. He is also a member of Florida’s Top
100 Trial Lawyers! If it’s a construction injury you’re dealing
with, contact our firm to discuss your right to financial compensation.