At least five workers were injured when a parking deck in Midtown Atlanta collapsed, according to news reports. With a deep history of success with some of the largest recoveries in the United States, the lawyers at Saltz Mongeluzzi & Bendesky, P.C. are uniquely suited to helping victims of such accidents.
According to news reports, at least five workers who were in an under-construction parking deck partially collapsed in Midtown Atlanta Friday. The structure is at the intersection of West Peachtree Street and Linden Avenue. The cause, authorities said, could not be determined at this early stage.
Four of the five injured workers were able to exit the structure on their own from the approximate location of the 1oth floor. A fifth man required a stretcher and was lowered to the ground with a crane. Subsequently, authorities shifted their focus to ensuring the area was safe enough to avoid further injuries.
The construction accident and structural collapse lawyers of Saltz Mongeluzzi & Bendesky, P.C. have an extensive history with helping the injured from this type of accident. In each type of collapse, SMB has unmatched results, securing multimillion-dollar, record-setting verdicts, and settlements, including:
- $227,000,000 settlement for the Salvation Army store collapse in Center City Philadelphia that killed seven people and injured twelve—the largest personal injury settlement in Pennsylvania history.
- $101,000,000 settlement for the Atlantic City Tropicana Casino parking garage collapse that killed four people and injured 30 others—the largest construction accident settlement in US history.
- $29,500,000 settlement for the Pier 34 collapse at Philadelphia’s port that killed three people and injured 43—one of the largest premises liability settlements in Philadelphia history.
SMB’s attorneys work tenaciously to help the victims of collapse accidents receive all of the compensation they deserve, including damages for pain and suffering, emotional trauma, medical costs, lost income, and future earnings.
If you have been injured—or a family member has been injured or killed—as a result of a structural collapse, SMB can help. Use the free case evaluation form or call 215.496.8282 immediately for support about the accident and for what steps to take.