Justice For Those Hurt In Hamburg, NY Farm Accidents
Agriculture is a major industry throughout much of western and upstate New York. If you live or earn your living on a farm, you are aware of the labor-intensive nature of this kind of work. Spending all day outside in the elements, working with heavy machinery and wrangling livestock can all pose a wide array of hazards.
If you got hurt or lost a loved one in a farm accident, you deserve competent legal guidance on your options for pursuing justice and compensation. We can help. At Chiacchia & Fleming, LLP, you will find an experienced legal team committed to coming through for you. We draw on more than four decades of legal experience to provide skillful, attentive representation. Based in Hamburg, we handle farm accident cases throughout the region.
How Hamburg Farm Accidents Happen
Farm accidents can happen due to negligence, defective manufacturing, inadequate training, lack of proper safety equipment and countless other causes. Some of the most common include:
- Heavy equipment and machinery accidents
- Tractor accidents, including tip-overs and collisions with cars
- Livestock accidents, including getting kicked or trampled by horses or cattle
- Heat stroke
- Falls from ladders, roofs or other heights
- Exposure to toxic chemicals and pesticides
- Collisions with livestock on the roadway
Depending on the nature of the accident, you may have multiple avenues for financial recovery. For example, you may have a workers’ compensation claim as well as a personal injury claim against a third party such as an equipment manufacturer who produced a dangerous or defective product. Our Hamburg lawyers can evaluate your situation and provide straightforward guidance on your options. We handle both workers’ comp and personal injury claims.
We also represent immigrant and migrant workers who get hurt on the job due to the lack of training or dangerous work environments.
Get A Free Evaluation Of Your Hamburg, NY Farm Accident Case
The sooner you enlist legal help, the better your chances of getting a full and fair recovery. Our legal team has a proven track record of success.