The Fakhouri Firm
77 W. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Based on the extraordinary amount of scaffolding in the Downtown Chicago area, it is apparent that the growth and development of the city is dependent on the construction workers that tirelessly work to expand our skylines.
Construction is a dangerous industry, so the safety of these workers should be held at the highest priority. There are real hazards that can prove to be fatal to even the most careful of workers.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is an agency within the United States Department of Labor and is responsible for worker safety and health. The most recent OSHA report finds that one in five worker deaths in the US is in construction. There are four leading causes for deaths in construction, which are:
It is a company’s job to ensure that their workers are as safe as possible. It is an employer’s responsibility to supply proper equipment, safety trainings and safer work site standards. As Chicago expands farther, this becomes even more critical – it may even be the difference between life and death.
If you were injured in a construction accident, call The Fakhouri Firm, at 312-999-9990.
Experience and a reputation as a consummate professional have resulted in many accolades for Robert S. Fakhouri, including selection for inclusion in Super Lawyers and recognition from The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40.
Find out why so many clients appreciate the amount of work we put into their case. You can learn about your options during a free consultation by calling 312-999-9990 or completing our online intake form. We represent Illinois clients from our downtown Chicago office location.