Free Consultation

(803) 350-9230

Columbia Scaffolding Collapse Attorneys

Scaffolding is a structure commonly used on construction sites to enable workers to operate at elevated levels. If you live in an urban area or work on construction sites, you are probably used to seeing scaffolding on the side of buildings all the time. These structures are useful, but they can also be extremely dangerous. When scaffolding structures are not properly assembled or secured, there is a higher risk that they will collapse. Workers rely on these structures to be stable enough to hold them and their tools up in the air while they work. If a structure were to collapse while they were working, the resulting injuries could be devastating. Not only does this present the danger of an elevated fall for the person on the scaffolding, but it also could mean falling tools and structure injuring surrounding workers or passersby.

If you have been the victim of injuries due to a scaffolding collapse, you may be entitled to financial compensation for your injuries. Whether you are a worker seeking workers’ compensation, or a passerby seeking personal injury compensation, the legal process of filing a claim can be daunting and complex. The Columbia scaffolding collapse attorneys at the Goings Law Firm, LLC have the experience and knowledge needed to guide and represent you throughout the entire legal process. Our attorneys believe that no individual should have to suffer from the consequences of an accident that was no fault of their own, and we are dedicated to helping victims fight for the compensation they need.

Resulting Injuries

Construction worker employers, whether it is a construction company or property owner, have the duty of making sure workers are as safe as possible. This means making sure that areas are properly marked, tools are functioning, and scaffolding structures are assembled, secured, and maintained adequately. When scaffolding collapses, it is evidence that an employer has breached this duty and owes you compensation for the injuries incurred. Scaffolding collapse injuries can include but are not limited to, the following:

  • Broken or fractured bones
  • Brain or spinal injury
  • Lacerations or punctures
  • Paralysis
  • Death

The injuries that occur as a result of a scaffolding collapse depend on many factors, such as the height of the scaffolding and material that fall. Victims of a scaffolding collapse may suffer beyond the physical pain. These individuals may also experience mental anguish and financial burden.

Contact Us

If you or someone you love has been injured in a scaffolding collapse accident, you may be able to recover financial compensation for the damages. The construction injury attorneys of the Goings Law Firm, LLC are ready to build a strong and cost-effective case on your behalf, so you can focus on recovery. To discuss your case, contact our office at (803) 350-9230 today.

Last Updated : May 10, 2021
TBest Law Firms - Personal Injury Litigation 2022
International Society of Barristers
10.0Robert F. Goings
Legal Elite Logo
Legal Elite Logo
South Carolina Leadership in law Honoree Logo
Rated a 10.0 Super Lawyer by
American Board of Trial Advocates
American Society of Legal Advocates Top 40 Under 40 - 2014
Best Law Logo
National Trial Lawyers Top 100
Legal Elite of the Midlands logo
 AV Preeminent
Best Law Badge
Best Personal Injury Attorneys in Columbia
South Carolina Association for Justice
Lead Counsel Seal
American Society of Legal Advocates Top 40 Under 40 - 2014
Super Lawyers Rising Star
Goings Law Firm, LLC, LawyersPersonal Injury & Property Damage, Columbia, SC
Robert Goings CR Platinum 300
Robert Goings PR AV

I was really going through a tough situation being injured on the job my job hassling me workers Comp not paying me and the bills were stacking up.Then a friend referred me to Goings law firm there I met Mallory and Christian they were pleasant and up front and I gotta tell they work fast to get you the settlement you deserve.So you got legal issues if I were I would call Goings law firm hopefully I won’t but if I do that’s who I’m calling.

Goings Law Firm is a great family friendly oriented organization. They are upfront and honest with you. They keep you up to date on all information about your case and is always available for questions that you may have. Last but not least, they work hard to get you every penny you deserve. I recommend Goings Law Firm, LLC if ever in an accident and you need help and compensation.

I originally tried to handle my case on my own but it became overwhelming. After doing research on Google, I found Goings Law Firm LLC. I was amazed of the 5 star review so wanted to check out for myself. After initial meeting with Attorney Jessica, I knew the Goings Law Firm was for me.
I like to work with business that treat me as a person versus a number.

Katie is amazing, I had a procedure done, which raised many concerns. She listened to my concerns, offer to be there as much to her capacity. Which really helped eased some of my concerns. I honestly did not expected to receive any type of compensation. I only hoped for my medical bills to be paid. Attorney Robert is amazing as well, he and his team exceed my expectiation. I am truly thankful for the Goings Law Firm team. If seeking a attorney office, knowledgable, will do their best to make sure you received the proper medical care and compensation, treat individuals as a person verus a number, my suggestion is go with Goings Law Firm. I can honestly say the reviews are accurate, glad to have meet them and represent my case. You all are Awesome and Amazing!!! Thank you so much!

The staff at this establishment was very attentive and kind. Robert is a very nice, responsive gentleman. I sincerely encourage you to seek this company out for any advice or representation. You will not be disappointed. Again thank you for your time and consideration.

Robert Goings did an excellent job working with my mother and I. Very professional, friendly, hard working and always on top of everything. We are extremely impressed all around and would highly recommend Goings Law Firm to anyone. We appreciate all of the hard work and assistance that this team has done for us!

Robert Goings, and his staff are amazing. From day one they were in our corner. They were with us all the way . They kept us informed of all new developments and fought to make sure that we were not taking advantage of by the insurance companies. I would definitely recommend Goings law firm to any of my family and friends. They are second to none. I’ve never felt more confident in a decision as I do with hiring Robert and his firm. I’d like to say thank you one more time for all your hard work and treating us like family.

SEE MORE About Testimonial