Pedestrian safety around construction sites

Who’s responsible for pedestrian safety around construction sites? If you were injured while walking past a construction site, you might assume the incident was a stroke of bad luck – expensive bad luck, as you’ll have to pay for your injuries. But you could be compensated in full if someone else was responsible. With the…

What damages are recoverable in construction accident lawsuits?

Suffering an injury that leaves you unable to work in the capacity as before can be devastating. It could leave you with bills that you don’t know how to pay.  Thankfully, our Chicago construction accident lawyers are experts at recovering maximum compensation for clients. Keep reading to learn the types of damages that you may…

What rights does a subcontractor have against the owner and general contractor?

On most construction projects, a business owner or property manager will hire a general contractor who then enlists the services of various subcontractors in different trades. In these cases, if a subcontractor fails to receive payment, they have the right to recover those funds from the general contractor.  Knowing your rights, and having those rights…