Passaic Construction Accident Attorneys

Find the right Construction Accident attorney in Passaic, NJ

Can I Sue for a Workplace Injury in New Jersey?

Construction sites are always dangerous places to be around or in.

If you've been injured in a construction accident in New Jersey, the first thing you should do is seek medical attention.

Different Types of Construction Accidents in Passaic New Jersey

There are two basic groups of Construction Accidents in Passaic.

The first category of construction accidents are those in which persons not employed at the construction site are injured. Typically, these are visitors, or people who simply happen to be in the wrong place at the wrong time. These can usually be handled through a standard personal injury lawsuit.

The second type is when it is a construction worker that is injured on site. In most situations, the worker's only recourse is worker's compensation, but there are occasionally circumstances where the employee can collect more. If the employee was injured by a co-worker or the accident stemmed from a defective product, the construction worker may be able to recover greater damages.

The first category of construction accidents are those in which persons not employed at the construction site are injured. Typically, these are visitors, or people who simply happen to be in the wrong place at the wrong time. These can usually be handled through a standard personal injury lawsuit.

Find a Construction Accident Attorney in New Jersey

If you were injured in a Construction Accident, no matter if you were an employee or a pedestrian, you should always contact a Passaic Construction Accident attorney as soon as you can.

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Life in Passaic

Passaic, New Jersey is a city in Passaic County. As of a 2008 Census estimate, its population is just under 67,000 people.

The city of Passaic can trace its origins to a Dutch settlement established in 1679, on the Passaic River. "Passaic" comes from the Lenape word pahsayèk, which means "valley." The 19th Century saw a great deal of industrial growth, becoming a center for the textile industry. Passaic is sometimes called the "birthplace of television" because, while the TV was not invented there, it is the site of the first permanent TV station designed to broadcast to consumers. It began transmission in 1931.

Currently, portions of Passaic are designated by the state of New Jersey as "urban enterprise zones." This is part of a state program to promote entrepreneurship and economic growth by targeting areas underserved by businesses providing basic services, and encouraging them to set up shop there through reduced sales taxes (3 1/2% as opposed the statewide rate of 7%), and tax credits for hiring new employees.

If you live in Passaic, New Jersey, and need an attorney, chances are good that you'll be able to find one. Thanks to its size, diversity, and proximity to the large city of Newark, there is a significant legal community there. The chances are good that a Passaic, New Jersey lawyer can help you with whatever legal issues you might face.

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