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The government does not keep comprehensive statistics on demolition accidents, but anyone who has experience in demolition knows how dangerous the work can be. A demolition work site can be a prime area for a personal injury case, as the unforeseen dangers that can cause injury or death are numerous. Anyone who has seen demolition accidents take place knows that even the most professional approach to doing the work can sometimes not be enough to keep workers protected. That is why anyone who has been in a demolition accident should reach out to an experienced attorney to determine if they should file a lawsuit to get the compensation they need to put their life back together.

Site Preparation Work Is Critical

The demolition industry, because of the unpredictable nature of its work, is one of the more safety-conscious parts of the world of construction. Prior to the start of a job, experienced safety engineers are sent to a job site to help work with supervisors and project managers to determine the safest way to do each project. A project schedule is created and must be followed closely to make sure that all work is done in the correct order. If a load-bearing wall is removed early in a project, for example, the result could be a serious accident later in the process.

Every demolition company that is concerned with safety should also be following the prescribed procedures for demolition outlined in the official Demolition Safety Manual. It took decades to get the Demolition Safety Manual as comprehensive as possible, and using this valuable reference can significantly decrease the possibility of a tragic accident on any demolition site.

What Can Workers Do to Help?

Workers should always wear their protective gear, such as hard hats, respirators, and gloves, at every job. Workers should also be sure to stay up to date on the company’s safety procedures on a regular basis. If a worker notices that a piece of equipment is past its maintenance or inspection due date, then that information should be brought to the attention of a supervisor. Workers at demolition sites should not be hesitant to speak up when they see anything on a work site that looks dangerous. Workers with decades of experience in demolition can often be the best people to maintain safety on any demolition project.

What to Do if You Have a Claim

If you feel that you have a claim for a demolition injury, then you need to contact Jim Adler, the Texas Hammer®, to get a comprehensive case review done by an expert. The staff at Jim Adler & Associates has years of experience in handling work injury cases and making sure that victims get the compensation they need to put their lives back together.

When you work in demolition, you are involved in one of the most dangerous professions in the world. If you find yourself involved in an accident on a demolition site, then you need to contact Jim Adler & Associates to get the experienced representation you need.

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Erick Becker
Erick Becker
01:20 06 May 17
I am a Patrol Deputy for the Sheriff Office and while working one night, a drunk driver crossed the center stripe on the highway and struck my patrol vehicle head on with his pick up truck. Needless to say we (the drunk driver and I) were both lucky to survive, as the accident occurred at highway speeds. Following my release from the hospital, I knew that I would need to have someone represent me. My employer was happy to represent me in regards to prosecuting the driver for criminal charges but, can do little in respect to the recovery of financial losses for medical bills, pain and discomfort, time lost from work etc... This is how my relationship with Jim Adler and Associates began. Yep, you probably guessed correctly when you think of what made me choose the "Texas Hammer" to represent me. Those half obnoxious, half way entertaining commercials and radio announcements most Texans have been seeing and hearing on the TV and radio for years instantly came to mind. Yes, I wanted to "hammer" this S.O.B. for trying to kill me but, more importantly I was worried about the costs associated with the life long injuries I had sustained as a result of this drunk driver's negligent behavior. I contacted Jim Adler and Associates and so began our relationship. I was immediately surprised by the prompt attention and the expression of genuine concern for my well being that I received from the employees of Jim Adler's office. Now as you can imagine, lawyers are not a breed that is held in very high regard by people in my profession but, my experiences with Jim Adler's office and his employees have forced me to amend my way of thinking, at least on the civil side of the house anyway. I have to chuckle when I say that because my experience as a client of Jim Adler's firm has been exceptionally pleasant. So before I venture down one of the stereotypical and infinite number of rabbit holes associated with the relationship between members of law enforcement and lawyers; I will do my best to stay focused on my experience with Jim Adler & Associates. Upon being informed that my case had been accepted by Jim Adler's office; I was contacted by Iris Sanchez who informed me that she was to be my case manager and any questions, comments and concerns could be directed to her. I was pleasantly surprised to receive regular calls from Iris assisting with my medical appointments and future follow up appointments. Iris had informed me that Jim Adler's son, Bill Adler would be handling my case and I was even more surprised to receive several calls from Bill to discuss my case. Now you might be thinking "what's the big deal" with the person who is representing you contacting you? In reality, you are correct in that it isn't a big deal but, what is noteworthy and what separates Jim Adler's Office from the multitude of other lawyers is the genuine expressions of concern and the desire Bill Adler conveyed to me to do their best to help me. I felt an immediate connection and instantly realized I had made the correct choice in contacting Jim Adler & Associates to handle my case. One thing I think lawyers and police officers can agree on is the proverbial wheels of justice turn very slowly. Months go by and our professional relationship is never neglected. Through the unwavering attention of Iris Sanchez and Bill Adler himself, I never felt "out of the loop" so to speak and always had a clear understanding of where my case was at in regards to the legal process. In conclusion, I know my brief description of my experiences with Bill Adler and, his assistant Iris Sanchez, cannot provide the credit they deserve. Together they have done an outstanding job representing their firm/employer. If you are seeking a great firm to represent your legal interests and, take comfort in establishing a professional relationship that feels more like a friendship than a casual business acquaintance, then I highly suggest Jim Adler & Associates.
Tierra Clark
Tierra Clark
18:52 19 May 17
My lawyer Bill Adler and case manager Iris Sanchez are amazing! They constantly call and check on you . They keep you up to date through the process. They care about you as a person and not just a client. The wreck was a life changing experience that I've never been through before. I'm just glad I had the right people like Bill Adler and Iris Sanchez to help me through it. Truly satisfied.Thanks and God bless y'all!
Lorenzo Preston
Lorenzo Preston
17:23 26 Jan 17
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Tori Barroga
Tori Barroga
14:17 11 May 17
I was dropped from a previous law firm regarding my case before I called Jim Adler. They immediately took up my case and worked hard on it - I was always up to date with each step they took and the benefits or consequences of each. In the end, I am highly satisfied with the outcome and would not have it any other way. It took some time but I truly appreciate and want to thank everybody who helped me on this journey and worked tirelessly on it.
Bernard Orozco
Bernard Orozco
17:16 23 Feb 17
I am very happy with Jim Adler & Associates. I did not know anyone who has ever used the Law Firm before. The staff is very friendly and treated me as if I were family. At times it got very stressful being without a job. They helped me when I was confused about the process. Mrs. Theresa Rodriguez stayed in contact with me constantly. Checking on me to see how I was doing and to let me know how things were going on there end. The Attorneys that handled my case know exactly what they are doing to take good care of me. Thank You so much Attorney's Mr.Michael Gomez and Mr.Trey Smith.
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