Birmingham Exposure to Toxic Substances Lawyer
Construction sites house numerous substances and situations that can be hazardous to construction workers as well as people nearby the worksite. Many substances that are important to construction projects are also toxic and can cause harm to those who are not adequately protected. It is the construction site’s responsibility to contain these materials so they do not contaminate areas where people may be living or working.
If you have been poisoned due to a toxic substance that is improperly controlled at a construction site, the Birmingham exposure to toxic substances lawyers of Yearout & Traylor, P.C., can help you hold the responsible party accountable for its negligence. Contact our experienced personal injury lawyers at 205.414.8160 to learn more about how we can serve you.
Common Toxic Substances at Construction Sites
Construction sites use an assortment of potentially dangerous chemicals for a range of jobs, including concrete making, painting, and cleaning. It is important that these materials are handled safely so that innocent people are not hurt. Some of the most common kinds of toxic materials used at construction sites include:
- Concrete-curing compounds
- Acids used to clean masonry
If these chemicals leak out of the construction site, they can seriously injure unsuspecting workers and passersby. People who are exposed to these toxic substances may not realize the danger until much later, when they show symptoms of poisoning.
If you have become sick due to toxic chemicals at a construction site, a Birmingham exposure to toxic substances attorney of Yearout & Traylor, P.C., can help you seek compensation for your medical costs and other expenses related to your exposure to toxic materials. Contact our knowledgeable legal team at 205.414.8160 for a free case evaluation.