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Construction Falls in Maryland

Put Your Confidence in Our Laurel Construction Accident Lawyers

Construction work is never an easy job. Aside from the physical labor, you are also constantly exposed to different work hazards.

One of the most common causes of construction worker injuries is falling from elevated heights, including:

  • Scaffolding falls
  • Ladder falls
  • Falls from bridges
  • Fall from other elevated work structures

If you or a loved one has been injured in a construction fall accident, contact McGowan & Cecil, LLC. Our Laurel construction accident attorneys have represented thousands of injury victims. With over 100 years of collective experience, we take pride in our proven track record of obtaining favorable verdicts and millions of dollars in compensation for our clients.

Make sure you have a strong advocate on your side. Contact (301) 761-2007 to schedule a free consultation today.

Expect Only Skilled Representation from Our Firm

Workers who have been injured in a fall accident may sustain back and neck injuries, broken bones, spinal cord injuries, brain injuries, and other serious injuries. Some fall accidents may even cause fatal injuries.

Depending on the cause of your injuries, you may be entitled to workers' compensation benefits or you may have a basis to pursue a personal injury claim. Our Laurel construction accident lawyers have extensive experience advocating on behalf of clients in both workers' compensation and personal injury claims, including considerable experience in construction accident claims. You can rely on us for skilled and knowledgeable representation. We seek full compensation on behalf of accident victims and work diligently to create a positive difference in the lives of our clients.

Seek the Services of Our Laurel Injury Attorneys

As a client of McGowan & Cecil, LLC, you will have at least one lawyer and one paralegal on your side to navigate you through every step of the process. We have investigative resources and extensive trial experience so you can be confident with our representation. Our firm also takes cases on a contingency fee basis, which means that we charge no fee unless we resolve your case successfully.

From our law firm in Laurel, we serve clients throughout the Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area. Schedule a free consultation with us via email or phone at (301) 761-2007.

Client Victories

Exceptional Service with Proven Results
  • Injury due to Negligent Upkeep $90,000

    Due to defective maintenance, there was a large gap in a parking lot surface. As our client rolled over it, the gap caused her wheelchair to tip over. She fell face first to the ground.

  • Automobile Injury $ 90,000

    Our client was stopped for traffic on 495 when she was rear-ended by a commerical truck. The client sustained permanent thoracic and lumbar strains with L2-L5 disk bulges/protrusions.

  • Reckless Driving $89,500

    The defendant exited a parking lot and came across several lanes of traffic, striking our client's vehicle. The force of the impact caused our client muscle spasms, lumbar sprains, and lumbar fractures.

  • Wrongful Death $600,000

    The Defendant property owner failed to inspect, repair, and maintain the premises of a house for rent. Unattended repairs included electrical defects, and these defects ultimately started a fire.

  • High-Speed Collision $572,448.40

    Our client was rear-ended at a high speed while sitting in traffic. In the aftermath, she was unable to exit on her own and she had to be extricated from her vehicle. She had also hit her head on the inside of the vehicle. As a result, she suffered from traumatic brain injuries.

  • Slip and Fall $500,000

    Our client was walking into the break room at work when she slipped on a wet floor. The floor had recently been mopped, but no signs were erected to warn her or others. Her injuries included both back surgeries and two knee replacements.

  • Convenience Store Injury $490,000

    A case of water fell off of the shelf onto our client's head while she was shopping. Our client suffers from permanent head, shoulder, and vision injuries as a result.

  • Workplace Injury $371,000

    Our client was working on some pipes when suddenly pressurized water blew off the metal cap and bolts. The metal pieces struck him in the leg with great force, and he sustained a fractured tibia. The fracture required plate and screw surgery and due to the injury our client was not able to work at his previous level.

  • Drunk-Driver $2,000,000

    Our client was the passenger in the car when the driver lost control of the car and crashed into a tree. Our client was very badly injured and had to have his foot and two fingers amputated.

  • Police Misconduct & Excessive Force $1,750,000

    Our client was on the way to visit his sister when a police officer shot him in the back.


Why McGowan & Cecil?

  • Our attorneys possess more than 100 years of collective legal experience.
  • We return calls! Our goal is to provide "Platinum Concierge Service."
  • Every case will be assigned at least one attorney and one paralegal.
  • We’ve won financial compensation in excess of $1 million on individual cases.
  • We handle PIP & property damage issues at no additional fee.

Client Testimonials

We Put Our Clients First
  • “If you are looking for a powerful and well-connected personal injury attorney, first consult McGowan and Cecil and you won’t need to look any further. They are exceptionally skilled in handling traumatic and life altering personal injury cases.”

    - Anonymous
  • “I am beyond pleased with how Attorney Scott Stengel handled my case. From our the first conversation he made me feel comfortable with his knowledge in law and I felt like my case was a priority.”

    - Arlondria
  • “If you are looking for a lawyer that is going to be up front and honest and truly give it their all then Scott is the man. I would highly recommend him for any personal injury case that you may have.”

    - Ciara