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Knee injuries frequently affect New York construction workers who lift heavy objects or perform stressful repetitive motions.

Many different kinds of on-the-job tasks performed by New York construction workers can result in serious knee injuries. Trips, falls, lifting heavy objects, and other stressful repetitive motions performed on construction sites are just a few of the causes of knee injuries to construction workers. Excessive time spent kneeling, crouching, or squatting can also increase stress on the knees. Wearing knee pads and keeping the construction site FREE of clutter and debris that presents a tripping hazard are two ways that the risk of knee injuries can be minimized.

Construction Workers With Knee Injuries Can Get Help.  Call Today to Learn More.

The New York lawyers at Block O’Toole & Murphy help construction workers who have suffered knee injuries and other types of work-related injury.  To learn if we can help you, call us today for a FREE consultation at 212-736-5300 or contact us online.

Examples of Construction-Related Knee Injuries

Construction workers can suffer a variety of knee injuries, including:

  • Twisted knee
  • Broken knee cap
  • Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tear
  • Posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) tear
  • Medial collateral ligament (MCL) tear
  • Tendonitis
  • Dislocation
  • Fractured knee
  • Meniscal tears
  • Arthritis
  • Chondromalacia

Financial Consequences of a Knee Injury

A knee injury can have a significant effect on motor function and prevent a construction worker from working until it is healed. Depending on the severity of the knee injury, extensive physical therapy or surgery may be required.The costs of these medical procedures and rehabilitation should not be the responsibility of the victim if his or her injury was the result of someone else’s negligence. An attorney can advise about obtaining compensation for lost wages, medical bills, and pain and suffering damages if your knee injury was caused by construction site negligence.

Get Help From an NYC Work Injury Attorney

If your employer was negligent in ensuring the safety of your work site, the New York construction injury attorneys at Block O’Toole & Murphy can ensure that he or she is held liable for your resulting knee injury. Please contact us today to receive a FREE case evaluation. You may also call us at 212-736-5300. We will help you understand your rights and fight on your behalf to protect them.

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