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If you’re struggling to recover after a crane accident, defective equipment injury, trench collapse, or other construction site incident, let Joe Cunningham Law advocate for you. Reach out today to arrange a free, no-obligation consultation with a Charleston construction accident lawyer about your legal options.

What Are Common Types of Construction Accidents in South Carolina?

Construction sites are inherently dangerous places. Despite comprehensive regulations and precautions, a variety of accidents can still occur due to the hazardous nature of construction work, such as:

  • Falls from scaffolds and heights
  • Slip-and-fall accidents
  • Being struck by a falling object
  • Heavy machinery accidents
  • Electrocution accidents
  • Fires and explosions
  • Building and trench collapses
  • Scaffolding and ladder accidents
  • Crane and forklift accidents
  • Elevator shaft accidents
  • Power tool accidents
  • Hazardous chemical exposure accidents
  • Welding accidents
  • Cutting and brazing accidents
  • Accidents due to faulty, defective, or unsafe equipment
  • On-site, vehicle-related accidents
  • Excavation accidents
  • Accidents due to insufficient training
  • Accidents due to lack of protective gear
  • Accidents due to poor maintenance