Menu Show Hide
Contact Form Show Hide

Elevator and Escalator Injuries

Denver Personal Injury Attorney for Elevator and Escalator Accidents

Elevator and escalator accidents can cause serious injuries. For instance, the sudden stop of a free falling elevator can cause compression fractures to an individual’s spine. Both elevators and escalators can also cause head injuries, fractures, broken bones and even more serious injuries depending on the circumstances.

If you or a loved one has suffered a serious injury in an elevator or escalator accident, you may be entitled to compensation. However, you have to act promptly to preserve your ability to obtain that compensation. Evidence that is vital to your case can begin to disappear very quickly.

When you hire the law firm of Fuicelli & Lee, PC, we will work to build a strong case that maximizes the compensation you receive. Fuicelli & Lee, PC is an experienced personal injury law firm with a record of success in cases involving elevator and escalator accidents.

Developing an Elevator or Escalator Accident Case

Fuicelli & Lee, PC will thoroughly investigate the accident and how your elevator or escalator injury occurred. Fortunately, there are some resources available to us in these cases. Building owners are required by law to maintain inspection and maintenance records, and we will carefully review these. With the help of experts in elevator and escalator design, maintenance and operation, we will uncover the means of the mechanical failure.

Obtaining Compensation

In a case involving an escalator or elevator malfunction, there may be one or more liable parties. These include the building owner, the equipment manufacturer, and the service company that maintained the equipment. Fuicelli & Lee, PC will identify the liable party or parties and work to develop a strong and persuasive case for you.

For a free initial consultation with Fuicelli & Lee, PC, send us an e-mail or call (303) 355-7202.