Ohio Catastrophic Injury Attorney and Product Liability Lawyer reviewing tree care injuries and landscaping accidents for plaintiffs nationwide
Landscaping and tree care work involves a number of high-risk job and a fair amount of heavy equipment capable of malfunctioning and causing serious injury. Landscaping service workers and tree service employees are at risk of injury from a wide variety of potential hazards in this industry, including exposure to chemicals, noise, machinery, heavy lifting, and vehicle and traffic hazards.
Common injuries involve large equipment like boom trucks, tree trimmers, wood chippers, lawnmowers, tractors, chain saws, ladders and scaffolding and other power tools. Landscapers and gardeners may also face toxic exposure injuries from pesticides and other hazardous chemicals.
Joe Lyon is an experienced Ohio Personal Injury Lawyer and Product Liability Attorney investigating landscaping accidents and tree care injuries for plaintiffs nationwide.
Defective machinery and management negligence can lead to severe and permanent injury.
Common Tree Care Injuries & Landscaping Accidents
- Orthopedic Trauma
- Burn Injury
- Crush Injury
- Eye Injury
- Animal attacks
- Toxic Exposure
Ohio Tree Care Accidents
The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) compiles safety data on both landscaping employment and tree service occupations, and notes the various dangers and risks involved with such jobs. OSHA outlines safety guidelines for each job to avoid toxic exposures, heat stroke, slips and falls, amputations and lacerations, entrapment, electrocutions, and other injury.
Negligence and the removing of safeguards from machinery can lead to worker injury. Machine defects and defective power tools may cause serious tree service and landscaping accidents.
May tree service and tree trimming injuries include falls from heights, tool defects and a lack of training. Landscaping accidents can be caused by heavy machine malfunction, poor safety training, and lack of protective equipment.
The Lyon Firm works with OSHA safety violation experts to determine the root cause of tree care and landscaping accidents.
If you or a loved one suffered an injury due to a heavy machine or tool defect and have questions about the legal remedies available to improve quality of life and medical care, contact The Lyon Firm at (800) 513-2403. You will speak directly with Mr. Lyon, a personal injury attorney, and he will help you answer these critical questions