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Construction sites are listed as one of the most dangerous places to work. With millions of accidents reported each year, injuries are often serious even catastrophic. This type of litigation is challenging and tends to involve sophisticated issues with multiple parties and complex relationships.

Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin's Construction Injury Practice Group understands these complex relationships and issues. With more than three decades of experience, our diverse team of attorneys regularly defends our clients in a wide range of personal injury matters arising out of the construction process. We provide an experienced defense unique to the law for owners, general contractors, constructions managers and subcontractors of every trade.

The depth of our experience is key to our legal defense in construction injury matters. Our professionals have considerable experience and understand the law surrounding this delicate area including workers' compensation, the statutory employer doctrine and peculiar risk doctrine. Our defense approach is aimed at the early identification of key issues and is predicated on developing the earliest possible defense strategies tailored to the individual case and client. Through the use of technology and aggressive investigation, we are able to assess liability and damages early on in the case so, together with the client and insurer; we can affectively resolve the case.

Our unique strategy and team approach consists of experienced partners, associates and paralegals capable of handling the basic, as well as the highly sophisticated and complex, construction litigation matters throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Ohio, Florida and New York.

We look forward to your inquiries and remain at your disposal for presentations or seminars which your company may desire.


 
 
Articles Authored by Lawyers at this office:

Contractually Limiting Individual Liability for Design Professionals Using Florida’s New Legislation
Michael J. DeCandio,Amanda Ingersoll,R. Thomas Roberts, December 19, 2013
In Moransais v. Heathman, 702 So. 2d 601 (Fla. 2d DCA 1997), Philippe Moransais hired a professional engineering corporation to perform an inspection of a home he had contracted to purchase. Two engineers employed by the corporation, Jordan and Sauls, performed the home inspection. Relying upon the...

The Effects of the Statute of Repose on the Allocation of Fault amongst Joint Tortfeasors.
Christopher J. Gonnella, October 21, 2013
This matter arose out of claims involving the alleged structural failures of the plaintiff’s public safety facility. Construction began in the fall of 1994 and on November 24, 1995, a Certificate of Substantial Completion was issued. On April 9, 1996, the first Temporary Certificate of...