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Elevator Accidents

Pennsylvania Elevator Accidents 

Throughout the entire Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, with all of the new construction and building renovations going on, there are hundreds of elevators, the large majority of which are in the downtown area. Practically every hotel, office building, apartment complex’s, hospital and most building more than 3 stories high have an elevator. Some elevators are for employees, clients, patients or tenants. Others are purely service elevators for staff and maintenance workers. Each of these elevators has the capacity for injuring or maiming you, a family member, an employee or a third party contractor if they malfunction or are not properly maintained.

If you have been injured in an elevator accident in Pennsylvania call an experienced accident lawyer handling elevator accident claims. Call our skilled Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania premises liability lawyer and will get you the benefits and compensation you rightfully deserve. They offer proven results from award winning attorneys.

Causes And Types Of Elevator Accidents

While most elevators are typically properly maintained an accident can still occur. Types of elevator accidents and their causes are:

Elevator Accidents Occurring At Construction Sites

Elevator Misalignment

Door Opening To Empty Or Vacant Shaft

Elevator Free Falling Between Floors

Slipping, Tripping And Falls In Elevator

Being Trapped In Elevator

Clothing Or People Getting Caught In Doors

Establishing Liability In A Elevator Accident

Elevator manufacturers, property owners, landlords, business owners, management companies, third party maintenance companies, contractors, subcontractors and employment agencies/labor companies can all be held responsible for an elevator accident and the injuries that result from the accident. The elevator type, type of accident and circumstances pertaining to the accident are all factors in determining liability in an elevator accident in Pennsylvania. A skilled and experienced Allentown, PA accident attorney will uncover who is liable and make them responsible for you, your injuries and any medical benefits or monetary compensation you are entitled to.

Contact A Pennsylvania Injury Law Firm

If you have been the victim of an elevator accident in Allegheny County, Philadelphia County or anywhere in PA please call the our elevator accident injury lawyers to discuss your case. They operate on a contingency fee basis meaning that he charges nothing unless he recovers on your behalf. Contact them today to schedule a free consultation.

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