Should I Use a Union Lawyer for a Construction Accident?

Workers injured on a worksite in a construction accident are often referred to a construction accident lawyer recommended by the union. But should I use a union lawyer for a construction accident case who may owe allegiances to the union and the construction company?

Is that a good idea? Is a lawyer referred by the union biased? Should I use my own independent construction accident lawyer? We provide the information here so you can decide if you would rather have your own independent construction accident lawyer.

Should I Use A Construction Accident Lawyer Recommended By The Union?

These are some of the questions you should consider about using a construction accident lawyer recommended by your union for your construction accident injury.

construction worker on the ground injured when he fell from a floor above at a construction site. Ask yourself, should I use a union lawyer for a construction accident case?

When you have a construction accident like this, you need the right independent construction accident lawyer on your side

Is It Possible That The Union Gets Money From Your Construction Accident Lawyer?

Unions try hard to make sure that every union member goes to the construction accident lawyer they recommend. There has to be a reason for that.

We have heard that these law firms pay money to union leaders to get the cases. If a lawyer were to pay money to a union to get your construction accident case, that makes the lawyer biased and owing allegiances to the union. Does the union always have your best interest in mind?

Does The Union Owe Allegiances To The Construction Company?

Whether the union owes any allegiances to the construction company is a question that you might already have a feeling about. If you think that may be true, you’ll want to hire your own independent construction accident lawyer.

Is The Construction Supervisor Is Concerned About Trouble?

Almost every construction accident is caused by a violation of law. When a construction worker is injured in an accident, a construction supervisor may be concerned about getting in trouble.

Could The Construction Supervisor Be Concerned About Trouble?

The construction company is worried about their insurance rates going up when there is an injury from a construction accident.

Everyone but you has an interest in your construction accident case settling quickly and “on the cheap”. The only share interest you have is settling your construction accident case quickly but you want the maximum settlement you’re entitled to for your injury.

an untrustworthy lawyer holding a knife behind his back symbolizing a union lawyer who may not have your best interests in mind. Should I use a union lawyer for a construction accident case?

Be careful when choosing your construction accident lawyer

Benefits We Provide To Construction Accident Clients

Only our construction accident clients are entitled to our HURT911® Personal Medical Manager and may be entitled to our HURT911® Injury Concierge Service

You may need money because you can’t do construction work with your injury, We can get money for you quickly with a lawsuit settlement cash advance.

We got a total of $50,000 advanced in several cash advances to a construction worker who needed money to pay rent and other expenses during his construction accident case when he was injured. His thumb was broken and he could work at his construction job. Getting the money to pay his expenses allowed us the time to properly prosecute the case against the construction company and get a great settlement of $1,200,000 for a broken thumb.

Our legal fee is only 1/3 of what we get for you and is paid at the end of your case out of the money we get for you. We never charge a legal fee if we don’t get money for you. Additionally, we never nickel and dime our clients with many expenses other personal injury lawyers charge.

Take a look at our personal injury settlements and verdicts and our reviews.

Then take a look at our personal injury legal fees and services.

Instead of calling a union lawyer when you’re injured in a construction accident, call the HURT911® Personal Injury Dream Team right now 7 days/nights for a free consultation with no obligation at 1-800-HURT-911 >> 1-800-487-8911

See more answers to FAQs

comments button

Mr. Franckel is a personal injury lawyer, since 1989. He is a Founding Partner of 1-800-HURT-911® New York and a former Member of the Board of Directors of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association. He has a 10 Top Avvo Rating, Avvo Client’s Choice Award with all 5-star reviews, Avvo Top Contributor Award, and Multi-Million Dollar Trial Lawyers Award. See Mr. Franckel’s bio.

divider line gold - thick

1-800-HURT-911® Personal Injury Lawyers "As Seen On TV" ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, , WOR, WPIX logos

Get the 1-800-HUR-T911® Dream Team™ on your side and become a member of our family!

“Knowing I had a team of great lawyers on my side gave me a sense of power and peace of mind. They took care of everything for me. When a settlement was negotiated, I saw the difference a team of lawyers makes.”
—Lia Fisse

No Win — No Fee — No Expenses — Guaranteed!

Personal Injury Lawyer Screened by Google

Attorneys who can get you the most amount of money AND provide personal service!

Free Personal Injury Consultation call button  Chat to get your free Personal Injury consultation right now button

Please take a look at some of our:

What will happen when I call 1-800-HURT-911 or chat?

  1. Our call center operators and chat operators are available 24/7.
  2. Just give your contact info to our operator and Founding Partner Rob Plevy, Esq. will call you within 5-10 minutes for your free, no-obligation consultation during the hours of 8 am – 10 pm. After hours, Rob will call you in the morning or at the time you want.
  3. Then just text or call us any time you want during your case!

Because any delay could cause you to lose viable rights and benefits, please call HURT-911® Founding Partner Rob Plevy, Esq. right now for a free consultation to find out your rights days/nights/weekends.

You can speak, text, or email with us whenever you want throughout your case and afterward, days/nights/weekends, and experience our famous personal service. You’ll even get our personal phone numbers so you can call or text anytime!

Watch Founding Partner Phil Franckel, Esq. talk about New York Serious Injury, difficult cases, and the 1-800-HURT-911® Dream Team™

Philip L. Franckel, Esq. is one of the HURT911® Dream Team™ Founding Partners at 1-800-HURT-911® New York; He has a 10 Avvo rating; Avvo Client’s Choice with all 5-star reviews; Avvo Top Contributor; and a former Member of the Board of Directors of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association.

1-800-HURT-911® Founding Partner and Personal Injury Lawyer Rob Plevy, Esq.

Founding Partner Rob Plevy, Esq.

Robert Plevy, Esq. is one of the HURT911® Dream Team™ Founding Partners at 1-800-HURT-911® New York. Rob began his legal career in 1993 as an Assistant Corporation Counsel defending The City of New York against personal injury lawsuits.

Get the HURT911® Dream Team on your side!
Call Attorneys Rob Plevy & Phil Franckel days/nights/weekends for a free consultation


New York Serious Injury Lawyer logo

divider line gold - thick